The Saint John Police Force is the largest municipal police force in New Brunswick, employing more than 160 sworn officers. Most policing careers start in patrol with the opportunity to transfer into positions such as Community Policing, Traffic, or Criminal Investigations. Specialized training opportunities in Emergency Tactical Response or Public Order are also available.
There are several civilian employment opportunities with the Saint John Police Force, including positions in the Court Unit, records management, administrative support, and the Public Safety Communications Centre. The 911 Centre is staffed fully by civilians.