Police Academy

The Police Officer Training Program draws from a list generated from Civil Service. To have your name appear on the eligibility list for the Springfield Police Department you must meet the minimum qualifications, pass an open competitive examination, and be a resident of the City of Springfield one (1) year prior to the exam date.

All inquires regarding becoming a Police Officer for the City of Springfield should be directed to Lt. Thomas Zarelli at (413) 787-6378.

There is more information about becoming an Officer below: