Police Officer Recruitment 

NOW HIRING! There are two separate processes: one for certified police officers (from any state) and one for non-certified applicants.  Each process has a different closing date.  Click the link on the left to apply and choose the appropriate job opportunity: Certified Police Officer (closes 4/30/21 or Police Officer (closes 5/7/21).  If you are ALREADY A CERTIFIED POLICE OFFICER (from any state), choose Certified Police Officer.  Otherwise, choose Police Officer.

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

Recruitment Brochure

Take the Challenge and Become a Newark Police Officer