DEO applicants must:

    • Meet all minimum requirements including the requirement of being a Canadian citizen, have landed Immigrant status or permanent resident status (living in Canada or the United States for three years).
    • Have a minimum of 2 years of policing experience.
    • Be currently employed and in good standing with a Canadian federal, provincial, municipal or First Nations police service whose training and minimum standards are equivalent to that of CPS. Excludes: Military Police, Sheriffs, Highway Patrol, Corrections, Bylaw, Transit Police, CBSA.
    • Complete and submit a full CPS recruit application.

Please Note:

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