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Metropolitan Police - Police Community Support Officers


We are currently not accepting new applications for PCSOs. Please check this page for regular updates.

Police community support officers (PCSOs) are key to how we engage London's communities. Building bridges with the public, they are a reassuring presence, deterring crime and making a visible difference to people's lives.

  • They focus on the needs of the community.
  • They interact and engage with the public.
  • They help create safer neighbourhoods.
  • They earn up to £27k* a year.
  • Overview
    More about PCSOs and the significant part they play in MPS's wider policing family.
  • Training
    All PCSOs receive specialist training to help them carry out their role effectively and confidently.
  • Pay & benefits
    You could work full-time, or have the opportunity to request to work part-time or as part of a job share. PCSOs receive a highly competitive rewards package.
  • Who we're looking for
    Do you have the right values and sense of commitment to be a successful PCSO?
  • Selection process
    Our structured application and selection procedure will ensure you have the right qualities for the role.