Police Officer

Meredith, NH
Meredith Police Department

The Meredith Police Department is now accepting applications for the position of Full Time Police Officer. The Town of Meredith (pop. 6400) is located in the Lakes Region along the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee.

Welcome to the Meredith Police Department, where we have committed ourselves to the protection of our citizens, the maintenance of community awareness and the preservation of order. The Department actively patrols approximately 100 miles of paved and dirt roads, as well as taking an active role in emergency response to several islands in our jurisdiction. The Department works closely with the Belknap County Sheriff’s Department, the New Hampshire Fish & Game Department, as well as maintaining a well-working relationship with all law enforcement agencies within the State. It is our duty and pleasure to be able to provide those emergency services to our residents and visitors alike in a continued effort to make living here, working here and playing here safe and inviting.

Salary Range
$24.16 to $31.72 per hour


United States citizen, high school diploma or equivalent, and must be 21 years of age at the time of appointment. Candidates may be required to complete a written exam, physical agility testing, oral board interview, polygraph, medical and psychological examinations, and an extensive background investigation.

Full-Time certified officers are encouraged to apply and may be compensated on experience.

Preference will be afforded to those candidates already certified by the State of NH or other accepted police certifications.