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What is Police?

Unlike the Metropolitan Police service that keeps people safe from crime on a daily basis, the Ministry of Defence Police is a specialised force that provides armed defence services at sites requiring high levels of security. With a career in the MoD Police comes a lot of responsibility, but a wide range of challenges, both mental and physical, in a job that offers something different every day.

What roles are available at Police?


Application process for Police.

Print out and return application forms to:

Ministry of Defence Police Recruiting Department
Building 66
MDP Wethersfield

Entry requirements and type of person suited for Police.

The MoD Police does not specify academic entry requirements. Applicants must:

  • Be a British Citizen
  • Be physically fit
  • Have good judgement and the ability to handle pressure
  • Have high concentration, and the ability to be vigilant, even after a long period of inactivity
  • Have quick responses

Future prospects and training at Police.

Graduates will likely have quicker promotion prospects given the skills they have already achieved over other applicants. The MoD Police offers a number of promotion opportunities for those who are most suitable for the ranks above. Special Unit roles are also available after completion of the probationary period, meaning the MoD Police offers a range of difference career prospects.

Other comments about Police.


If you have applied to the Police, we would like you to hear from you. Please use the following form to detail your experiences of application, to aid those interested in following a similar career path.

Position applied for:
Year of Application:
Educational Background:

What were your experiences of the application process?

What is it like working for the Police?

How has it compared to your expectations?

Where do you see yourself in 5 years time?

Finally, any advice you would give to potential applicants?

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