Police Officer Recruitment 

We are CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS for the position of police officer and will continue to accept applications on a continuous basis.

If you apply by October 22, 2021:

  • Written and physical exam will be held on Saturday October 30, 2021
  • Oral board interviews will be scheduled on November 1 & 2, 2021

If you apply between October 23 and December 17, 2021:

  • Written and physical exam will be held on Saturday January 8, 2022
  • Oral board interviews will be scheduled on January 10 & 11, 2022

Do you live more than 100 miles from Newark, DE? We've streamlined the process to reduce travel. See more in the Selection Process menu.

Are you a Delaware certified police officer? Contact a recruiter for information about a streamlined hiring process.

Review the information on this page to learn about our agency and the application process.

For questions and information about a career with the Newark Police Department, contact a recruiter.

Click HERE to apply now.

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