Examination Details


Examination Details

The Norwood Police Department administers a Police Officer Entrance Examination every two years. The exam will be a POST Commission approved LEO examination. The passing grade of the examination will be 70.

Candidates who participate in the Preliminary Interviews will then be required to participate in the Department issued physical fitness test (PT Test). The PT Test will be administered by the Selection Coordinator and members of the Norwood Police Department. The test will be a measurement of the candidate’s academy readiness.


Examination Date: To be announced

Examination Location: To be announced

Registration Deadline: To be announced




MGL 149 Sec 19 B “It is unlawful in Massachusetts to require or administer a lie detector test as a condition of employment or continued employment. An employer who violates this law shall be subject to criminal penalties and civil liability.”

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