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Dover Police Department Accepting Applications for Police Officers 1-27-2020

The Dover Police Department is currently accepting applications for police officers for the 2020 hiring process.   The closing date for police applications will be on Friday, March 13th, 2020 at 3:00PM.  Any applications received after this time will be filed away for the 2021 hiring process.  Applicant testing will be held on March 28th and 29th, 2020.   Applicants who submit their applications prior to the deadline will receive testing information via U.S. Mail.  To learn more about Dover Police Careers, please visit www.doverpolice.org/careers

Applications can be downloaded here:
Download Application for City of Dover Police Officer

Please return applications in person or via mail  to:
Dover Police Department
Attn: Planning and Training
400 South Queen Street
Dover, DE 19904


2020 Dover Police Community Survey Now Online

The Dover Police Department is seeking feedback from the community it serves by offering citizens the opportunity to complete an online survey.  The survey allows citizens who respond to remain anonymous, while providing honest feedback about the Dover Police Department.  The Dover Police Department has conducted these surveys before, with this being the third time it is being offered online.  The 2020 survey can be found at the following link:

2020 Dover Police Department Community Survey

The feedback received from the community will help the police department determine needs of the community and help to provide better policing services for the citizens of Dover.