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Delaware State Police Hiring Process UPDATE


Applications are currently being accepted for the Fall 2021 OR Spring 2022 Academy Class.  To be considered for the Fall 2021 OR Spring 2022 Class, apply to the 21-TROOPR-001 recruitment drive.  To be considered for the Spring 2022 Academy Class only, apply to the 21-TROOPR-002 recruitment drive.

We anticipate the 2nd round of PT/Written tests for the 21-TROOPR-001 recruitment to be held in March 2021, no official date has been established.  This will be determined based on the most up to date COVID-19 stipulations, at that time. Please continue to check our website and your JobAps account (current applicants) frequently for the most up to date information regarding our hiring process.


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For the latest information follow us on Instagram at dsp_recruiting and Facebook at www.facebook.com/dsprecruiting



“How to Succeed: In the Hiring Process” Seminars


Currently we have no seminars scheduled, please check back for future dates.


Want to learn more about the Delaware State Police Hiring Process and obtain tips to succeed? Sign up for one of the Recruiting Unit’s monthly How to Succeed Webinars that you can watch from the comfort of your own living room. Spaces are limited for each date, so reserve your spot now.

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If you have any questions regarding the Trooper Application, please contact Cpl/1 Adam Jewell or Cpl. David Huynh at (302) 739-5980 or by e-mail at adam.jewell@delaware.gov or david.huynh@delaware.gov.

If you have any questions regarding Civilian Employment Applications, please contact Mrs. Patricia Penrose at (302) 672-5473 or by e-mail at patricia.penrose@delaware.gov.






Below is the 2020 Calendar of Events for the Delaware State Police Recruiting Unit. A Recruiter will be present at all of the listed events, ready and willing to speak with you about your potential career as a Delaware State Trooper.


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

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