Police Officer Recruitment

Welcome to the LPD Police Officer Recruitment page! Here you will find a variety of resources to help you navigate your way through the recruitment process. This page will be updated periodically. 

The Lowell Police Department will be hosting information sessions via Zoom on the following dates: 

                        Session 1 – Thursday March 4th @ 5:30 PM

                        Session 2 – Saturday March 20th @ 11:00 AM

                        Session 3 – Thursday April 1st @ 5:30 PM

To sign up for an information session, please email policerecruiting@lowellma.gov

2021 Municipal Police Officer Exam Information 

Application Period: January 27, 2021 – April 20, 2021 

Written Exam Start Date: June 12, 2021 

Score Release Date: TBD 

Exam Processing Fee for Municipal Police: $100

Interested applicants can access the exam fee waiver here . Please note that there is a $50 late fee for applications received after April 20th. No applications will be accepted after May 4th. For additional information, please visit https://www.mass.gov/info-details/2021-municipal-police-officer-mbta-transit-police-officer-and-state-trooper

Written Exam

Applicants are encouraged to review the Police Officer Written Examination Preparation Guide located here.  

Physical Ability Test 

Applicants are encouraged to review the Police Officer Physical Ability (PAT) Preparation Guide located here


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