Do You Have What It Takes To Protect and Serve? We Think You Do. Join The BPD!!!

BPD Neighborhood Recruitment Seminars: Do You Have What It Takes to Protect and Serve One of the Greatest Cities in America? We think you do. To learn more on how to become a member of the nation's first and finest law enforcement agencies, the Boston Police Department will be conducting two (2) informational seminars joined by representatives from the Massachusetts Civil Service Commission over the next several weeks. If you have a question about what it takes to become a Boston Police Officer, these seminars are for you. Both seminars are being held at the Reggie Lewis Center Multipurpose Room, 1350 Tremont Street, Roxbury Crossing. Dates and times for these seminars are as follows:

  • Saturday February 11, 2017, 10:00 AM - Noon
  • Tuesday February 14, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Additionally, if you want to be considered for employment, you have to take the exam. So, feel free to meet with one of our officers at any of the following neighborhood Boston police stations on the dates and times noted  below. 

  • Saturday – January 21, 2017
  • Saturday – January 28, 2017
  • Saturday – February 4, 2017
  • Saturday – February 11, 2017
  • Saturday – February 18, 2017 


  • District A-1, 40 New Sudbury Street, Downtown, 8am - Noon   
  • District A-15, 20 Vine Street, Charlestown, 8am - Noon   
  • District A-7, 69 Paris Street, East Boston, 10am - 2pm  
  • District B-2, 2400 Washington Street, Roxbury, 10am - 2pm
  • District B-3, 1165 Blue Hill Ave, Mattapan, Noon - 4pm 
  • District C-6, 101 West Broadway, South Boston, 10am-2pm
  • District C-11, 40 Gibson Street, Dorchester, 10am-2pm 
  • District D-4, 650 Harrison Ave, South End, Noon – 4pm
  • District D-14, 301 Washington Street, Brighton, 8am - Noon 
  • District E-5, 1708 Centre Street, West Roxbury, 8am - Noon
  • District E-13, 3347 Washington St, Jamaica Plain, Noon – 4pm
  • District E-18, 1249 Hyde Park Ave, Hyde Park, 8:30am – 12:30pm

You can also apply for the exam at the following BCYF centers:

  • Roslindale Community Center, 6 Cummins Hwy, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, 5pm -7pm
  • Nazzaro Community Center, 30 N Bennet St, North End, rotating days 4pm - 8pm, contact A-1 CSO @ 617-343-4627
  • Charlestown Community Center, 255 Medford St, Charlestown, rotating days 4pm - 8pm, contact A-1 CSO @ 617-343-4627 
  • Blackstone School & Community Center, 50 W Brookline St, Boston, Wednesdays 4pm - 8pm. 

For more information about the exam, please visit: The exam date is March 25, 2017. Last day to apply for the exam without a late fee is February 21, 2017.