Policing is a diverse, challenging and rewarding career like no other. Make a real difference in your community.

As a police officer, you could be posted anywhere within Hampshire or the Isle of Wight. We pay a higher starting salary that some other forces in addition to the South East allowance of £1,000.  We'll need you to display certain qualities which are detailed on the Skills for Justice website.

Further information about the role can be found on the Police - Could You? and College of Policing websites.


The routes into policing are changing, therefore the eligibility criteria is currently under review. Further updates will be added to this page following this review.

Additional information on the new routes into policing can be found on the College of Policing website


All of our available opportunities can be found at careers.newjob.org.uk/HC. If you can’t see the role you’re interested in, you can register for alerts to be kept up-to-date.

Contact us

If you have any questions, please email police.recruitment@hants.gov.uk.