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Join us on our mission to make life safer.

London is one of the most exciting and diverse cities in the world – and policing it is no easy task. It takes a huge number of people from all sorts of different backgrounds with a wide range of skills and experience.

Do you have what it takes to be one of them? Find out if a career with the Met is just the change you’re looking for, and what kind of challenges, experiences and rewards you could have in store.

Graduate opportunities with Police:Now

Police Now is a two-year programme that offers top graduates the opportunity to become neighbourhood Police Officers and transform communities.

Join our programme and you’ll develop a rewarding career while helping to improve lives – not just for people today, but for generations to come.

The challenge is unique. The environment is fast-paced and you can lead significant change.

Police Now gives exceptional graduates like you the opportunity to become police officers and transform challenged and often deprived communities. For many people, crime and the fear of crime is an everyday experience. Join us on our two-year programme, and you’ll develop a rewarding career while helping to improve lives, not just for today, but for generations to come.

It’s an experience no other graduate employer can match. We’ll train you to be a leader in your community as a police officer in a specific area right from the start. That means taking responsibility for the safety of on average 20,000 people. You’ll develop your skills in negotiation, problem solving, decision-making as well as your resilience and emotional intelligence –  all invaluable skills in policing and all transferable to any profession.

Leadership Development Programme

The Police Now programme will enable you to make a disproportionately positive impact on the lives of many people.  Over the two years you will develop your leadership and problem solving skills to help maximise that impact.

Where we work

Police Now was started inside the Metropolitan Police Service in 2015. In 2016, we became independent and worked with seven partner police forces. Since 2017 we have had participants in 19 partner police forces.

Our 2018 partners are:

  • Bedfordshire Police
  • Cambridgeshire Constabulary
  • Devon and Cornwall Police
  • Dorset Police
  • Essex Police
  • Greater Manchester Police
  • Hertfordshire Constabulary
  • Humberside Police
  • Lancashire Constabulary
  • Merseyside Police
  • Metropolitan Police Service
  • Northumbria Police
  • Staffordshire Police
  • Thames Valley Police
  • West Midlands Police
  • West Yorkshire Police

Explore more about graduate opportunities with Police:Now HERE.