The Barnstable Police Department is now accepting lateral civil service transfers.


  • Must currently be employed by a Civil Service Police Department
  • Ability to obtain POST Certification
  • Must have attended a full-time Academy (Unfortunately the Bridge Academy is not Accepted by the Barnstable Police Department).


  • Matching Base pay
  • “Full Quinn” Educational Benefits
  • 70/30 Healthcare effective 7/1/2024
  • 4 Weeks of vacation and 5 Personal Days to start
  • Competitive detail rate
  • Workout Incentive – earn up to 4 days off per year
  • Advancement and specialty position opportunity
  • 2023 Contract Base Pay: $67,105.56 – $1000,245.65

Please send a resume to Sgt. Frederickson at