Police Officers and Cadets
**New as of January 1, 2020**
As of January 1, 2020, individuals wishing to apply to Ontario police services will have access to an online three phase constable selection process. Applicants will be able to access the new OACP CSS at www.OACPCertificate.ca
as of January 1, 2020, to receive information and begin the process for obtaining the new OACP CSS certificate.
The OACP will credit applicants who currently have a valid OACP Certificate completed prior or have unfinished tests undertaken through the previous CSS testing process administered by Applicant Testing Services (ATS) prior to January 1, 2020. In order to accommodate applicants in transition of completing tests with ATS prior to December 31, 2019, the OACP has developed an OACP Certificate of Equivalency.
Click here for a Police Officer/Cadet Application
Click here for Checklist of Information (Cadet)
Click here for Applicant Survey Form
Click here for the Constable Selection Consent & Release of Liability
Please submit all fully completed forms to the Windsor Police Service at firstname.lastname@example.org to apply for the position of Cadet.
The Windsor Police Service motto, “Honour in Service” refers to our organizational commitment to community safety in the City of Windsor through exceptional, professional service.
Being a police officer presents an opportunity for a career that is challenging and rewarding. A career in policing allows you to show our community that you’re ready to take a stand for what is right.
The Windsor Police Service is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace reflective of the community we serve. We are a progressive organization that offers the following:
An exciting career in law enforcement;
Opportunities to contribute to the development and achievement of Service goals;
Engagement with the diverse community we serve;
An excellent salary and benefit package;
Opportunities for career development and advancement;
Excellent equipment and training.
Policing today demands high standards of physical fitness, emotional stability, good judgment, personal integrity and dedication. Embrace the opportunity to “Make a Difference and Serve your Community”.
Inside the Windsor Police Service
The Windsor Police Service is committed to hiring police cadets who are aligned with our Core Values and demonstrate high ethical standards.
“The Core Values of the Windsor Police Service are ideals and commonly held beliefs that our members display throughout their daily activities. These values guide and drive our individual and organizational decision making and actions.”
The Windsor Police Service is seeking candidates who exemplify outstanding character and value expected in our community.
Support the WPS “Vision”
“We are committed to excellence in service through the strength of our people, teamwork, integrity and values; together we work to be the safest community in Canada.”
Support the WPS “Mission”
“The mission of the Windsor Police Service is to serve our community. Working together, we prevent and investigate crime and provide support to those in need. We perform our duties with professionalism, accountability and integrity to ensure the safety of all the members of our diverse community.”
Applicants with high school, college or university accreditation achieved outside of Canada may refer to the
The Windsor Police Service believes, to be effective and efficient in the community, an applicant must understand the community demographics and needs. The WPS is looking for candidates who have demonstrated a commitment of service to our community. In order to achieve this, preference will be give to applicants who live within close proximity of the City of Windsor or have ties with Windsor by way of previous residence, attended school, or have family currently living in the community.
The Windsor Police Service is looking for candidates who demonstrate a history of significant or substantive volunteer community involvement, specifically during the previous two years.
About the City of Windsor
We are one of the most ethnically diverse communities in Canada and proudly celebrate it. Please refer to the
City of Windsor website for access to information relative to services and announcements.
Windsor’s police officers don’t just preserve the peace, they strive to create a community where everyone can live, work and visit in a safe and comfortable environment. The Windsor Police Service is dedicated to being a leader in Service Delivery with our commitment to “Honour in Service”.