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 2016 cycle will be held in the spring of 2016 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:
DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FOR POLICE OFFICER
Applications can be mailed to: Dover Police, 400 South Queen Street, Dover, DE 19904
Applications for the 2016 Hiring Process are due by 3:00PM on March 25th, 2016. Applications received after this date will be saved for the 2017 process.
- SALARY & BENEFITS
- HIRING PROCESS
- HOW TO SUCCEED IN THE HIRING PROCESS
- TESTING & RECRUITING EVENTS
At this time there are no civilian positions available within the DOVER Police Department. Please check back regularly for updated information.