What to Expect
If you are interested in becoming a police officer, you may be wondering where to start. Find out what qualifications you must meet, as well as how to succeed in the process below.
When And Where to Submit Applications
For the position of Police Officer the Dover Police Department will always accept applications. Although the department only runs testing occasionally to create eligibility lists, you can submit your application to our Training Unit at any time, and it will be kept on file until its eligibility expires. Testing for the 2015 cycle will be held in the spring of 2015 with a date to be determined. You can find more details by clicking on the TESTING & RECRUITING EVENTS link below. You can pick up an application by visiting the Dover Police Department or download it by clicking this link:
- SALARY & BENEFITS
- HIRING PROCESS
- HOW TO SUCCEED IN THE HIRING PROCESS
- TESTING & RECRUITING EVENTS
DOVER POLICE CADETS
The Dover Police Department launched it’s cadet program in 2015 in an effort to provide a consistent law enforcement presence in the downtown area. To find out more information, please download the official job description and application.
At the current time, the Dover Police Department is not accepting applications for civilian employment opportunities. Please continue to check back for updates.