The Town of Bedford hires its police officers through the Massachusetts Civil Service process. The Bedford Police Department (BPD) is a modern, progressive agency that is fully accredited by the Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission. We put our community members first and serve our residents, business owners, workers, and visitors with integrity and pride. We are seeking individuals who care about providing people with proactive service aligned with a modern community policing philosophy. We are members of our community. In addition to enforcing the law, we coach sports, we attend community meetings, we get to know people, and our officers understand the importance of the mission of public safety, security, and wellness. We are an agency that believes in and practices the doctrine of police legitimacy. View job openings for the Town of Bedford.