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Notice of Vacancy

Date of Notice……………………..     February 6, 2015

Position……………………………      DISPATCHER

Pay Range…………………………      $17.40 – $23.69/hour (14 steps + excellent benefits)

Requirements/Qualifications….       Under the general supervision of the Dispatch Supervisor, responsible for receiving information from the public and dispatching the appropriate personnel to match the response dictated by the nature of the contact.

Dispatches Police, Fire and EMS personnel to all requests for assistance; monitors active units and ensures sufficient back up or second response.  Knowledge of radio transmission and/or computer skills equivalent to completion of high school diploma and one to three years of related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Must have ability to work rotating shifts. Position produces intervals of high stress due to urgent, emergency calls, emotional callers & short response deadlines.

Applications available on Town website: www.exeternh.gov                                   

Email or mail application to:               spoulin [at] exeternh [dot] gov                                                          


Human Resources, Town of Exeter, 10 Front St., Exeter NH  03833                                                                                                                                                                

Closing date……………………..      Open until filled

Anticipated appointment………..      ASAP


Town of Exeter New Hampshire Official Website

NH's New Hands Free Electronic Device Law will go into effect July 1, 2015.

Please click on poster for more information.


Town of Exeter New Hampshire Official Website

The Exeter Police Department wants to inform all residents of an active scam targeting the area.  Detectives are recently investigating phone scams utilizing Green Dot MoneyPak cards. 

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  • Town of Exeter New Hampshire Official Website

    The Exeter Police Department has taken a step further to help keep harmful, unused medications out of the hands of children as well as out of the environment.   Open Source Research shows that every day 2,500 kids abuse prescription drugs for the first time.   Seventy percent of people who abuse prescription pain relievers say they got them from friends or relatives. 

  • Town of Exeter New Hampshire Official Website


    For more information contact:

    Chief Richard Kane
    Exeter Police Department

    The Town of Exeter Police, Fire and Emergency Management to utilize the CodeRed Emergency Notification system.

    The Town of Exeter has contracted with Emergency Communications Network to license its CodeRED high-speed notification solution. The CodeRED system provides Exeter public safety officials with the ability to quickly deliver messages to targeted areas or the entire town.

    On April 29 2013, the Exeter Communication Center will send out an emergency all call test message. This message will only reach home and business phones that are part of the 911 database.

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    Don't drink and drive!

    This accident occurred March 1, 2013 and involved a drunk driver.

    One of the Exeter Police Departments primary concerns is keeping our streets safe for our citizens.  This entails a very high vigilance on our part to keep impaired drivers off the road.


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    The place to read all about the Exeter Police Department's Employee Achievements!


    Detective Ryan Veno and his fellow Dare officer, Officer Friendly, make a visit to the Appleseeds Day School!

  • Town of Exeter New Hampshire Official Website

    Welcome to the website of the Exeter Police Department.  We are a full-time police agency located in the seacoast region of New Hampshire consisting of 24 full-time sworn officers and handling approximately 20,000 calls for service a year. 

  • Town of Exeter New Hampshire Official Website

    The Exeter Police Department exists to serve and protect all people within our jurisdiction with respect, with fairness, and with compassion, without prejudice. We do this to ensure a safe, healthy enviroment in which to reside, work, and enjoy life.