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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.

The 2nd round of PT and written tests for the 21-TROOPR-001 recruitment is anticipated for late March.  Once testing dates have been confirmed, eligible applicants will receive an email notification inviting them to sign up for the test via their JobAps account. The application deadline for this test will be Friday, March 19, 2021 by 10:00 PM.  Any application received after this time will be pushed to the next round of testing.

Applicants that have any questions can reach out to dsp.recruiting@delaware.gov

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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“How to Succeed: In the Hiring Process” Seminars


March 20th, 2021 – 9:00am – DSP Troop 2

Want to learn more about the Delaware State Police Hiring Process and obtain tips to succeed? Spaces are limited, so reserve your spot now. If you would like to attend, RSVP to dsp.recruiting@delaware.gov before Tuesday, March 16th, 2021.




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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