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Pawtucket Police Recruiting Candidates and Certified Police Officers

July 28, 2021                                                                                                     

Pawtucket Police Recruiting Candidates and Certified Police Officers 

PAWTUCKET- The City of Pawtucket, through the Division of Personnel, has announced an open, competitive examination for Police Officer Recruitment. Applications will be accepted through Monday, September 6, 2021 and must be completed online at 

“Public Safety continues to be a top priority of the City as we are constantly working to protect and best serve the residents of Pawtucket,” said Mayor Donald R. Grebien. “It is so important for us to have members of our community who want to enter into this important field of law enforcement represented in our public safety department and we encourage them to apply.” 

“Police Officers help people every day and that is one of the most rewarding things you can do in your career; support the community and assist anyone in need,” said Acting Public Safety Director Chief of Police Tina Goncalves. “We encourage candidates and those certified to apply to become an integral part of this community.” 

Further information regarding the selection process, salary and benefits and physical fitness standards can be found at  

Interested parties may also call 401-728-0500 extensions 235 or email to speak with a representative from the department about the recruitment process for candidates. For those looking to apply as Certified Officers please contact 


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