Delaware State Police 89th Trooper Recruitment Drive

Applicants will be notified via an email from Mrs. Konnick regarding testing. Please do not call or email the Human Resources Section in regards to signing up for the test until you have received an email.

  • The Delaware State Police is currently accepting applications for the 89th Trooper Recruitment process. The application cutoff for first round of testing will be October 31, 2014. The first round of written and physical training testing for the 89th process will be held November 7, 8 & 10, 2014. In order to be invited to test for the 89th process, download and submit your application as soon as possible. 

October 2014 events Delaware State Police Recruiters will be attending. Come speak directly to a Trooper Recruiter about your next step in becoming a Delaware State Trooper.

“Many come but few are Chosen”

Date                                   Time                                  Location
10/20/2014                         1 pm- until                          Temple University Act 120 Presentation
10/21/2014                         12 pm- 4 pm                      Washington College Chestertown, MD
10/24/2014                         9 am- 2 pm                         Bergen Community College Paramus, NJ
10/29/2014                         11 am- 2 pm                       Wesley College Dover, DE

11/04/2014                        10:30 am- 2:30 pm             Millersville University
11/05/2014                        10 am- 2 pm                       Bloomsbury University
11/06/2014                        2 pm- 4 pm                         Wilmington University (Dover)
11/12/2014                                                                   Hiring Our Heroes Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, DC
11/14/2014                        9 am- 12:30 pm                  Stockton College Veterans Job Fair


How to Succeed in the Hiring Process Seminars

The Delaware State Police is hosting their How to Succeed in the DSP Hiring Process Seminars for applicants of the 89th Recruit Class. The seminar is not mandatory; however applicants are encouraged to attend to learn more about the Delaware State Police and the hiring process.

  • Monday October 27, 2014, 6 pm to 9 pm
    Delaware State Police: Troop-2
    100 Lagrange Ave
    Newark, DE 19702
  • Wednesday October 29, 2014, 6 pm to 9 pm
    Delaware State Police: Troop-2
    100 Lagrange Ave
    Newark, DE 19702
  • Saturday November 1, 2014, 10 am to 1 pm
    Delaware State Police Training Academy
    1453 N. DuPont Highway
    Dover, DE  19901

In order to be placed on the list of attendees as seating is limited for these events, please contact a Sgt. Bruce Harris at as soon as possible. Please provide your information along with which seminar date and location you would like to attend.

Anyone interested in a career in law enforcement is urged to apply as soon as possible, in order to have their application processed before the application deadline. 


Applicant’s in a current hiring process

Any applicant currently active or has been disqualified from an ongoing hiring process, and has a question regarding the applicant process itself, is asked to contact Mrs. Cynthia Konnick at

Recruiting Requirements Important Documents Job Fairs



  • The physical authorization form is required at the physical fitness test, not submitted with the application.
  • Use this PT log to keep track of your scores to help you prepare for our PT test. Once you meet all of our minimum standards, you are ready to test!

PT Log

Contact a Recruiter ~302.739.5980 ~ Email:

*All release of information requests can be faxed to 302-739-5982 attention Sgt. Nichols.

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View the below attachment for a short clip of our academy.

Academy Video


The Delaware State Police is an equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Last Updated: Monday, 20-Oct-2014 11:40:27 EDT
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