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Department, city, state

Position: Patrol | Type: Entry

Application Status: Open

December 30, 2022

Expiration Date: 

Sign on bonus:


Academy salary: 


Salary range: 



Recruiter Name:

Lt. Andrew Rubin

Recruiter Phone:

(302) 366-7100

Department Info:

The City of Newark, Delaware, a professionally managed, growing university community, seeks those interested in the position of police officer.


  • 12 paid holidays annually - An officer required to work on a holiday receives additional pay and time off

  • 2 weeks of paid vacation after 1 year of service

  • 3 weeks of paid vacation after 5 years of service

  • 4 weeks of paid vacations after 10 years of service

  • 5 weeks of paid vacation after 15 years of service

  • 5½ weeks of paid vacation after 20 years of service

  • Employees accumulate 10 hours per month of sick time. In addition, an annual sick time bonus of 24 hours is provided to officers who utilize minimal sick time. After reaching 720 hours of accumulated sick time, the City buys back the excess sick time on a yearly basis. The City also provides leave for emergencies, bereavement, military and service on jury duty.


  • Age: 21+

  • Education: 60 college credits or more

  • Experience: None required

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