Make  A  Difference  In  Your  Community!

Are you looking for a rewarding career of service to your community? Join your Kent County Sheriff's Office law enforcement team as a Deputy Sheriff. All new Deputies start their careers as uniformed Patrol Officers in marked vehicles.


-Full pay while you receive 6 months of state-of-the art law enforcement training
-Law Enforcement Officers Pension System (LEOPS)
-Health Benefits and Life Insurance
-Take home car
-Generous leave program

Do you qualify? You must meet our minimum qualifications:

-Age 21
-High School Graduate
-U.S. Citizen
-Valid Driver's License
-No Criminal Record
-Able to pass written and oral examinations
-Able to pass physical, psychological, polygraph, and drug screening tests

When we have vacant Deputy positions, we advertise widely in local papers and through community organizations. If you would like to come talk to us about a career in law enforcement, call 410 778-2279.

The below forms must be completed when applying to the Kent County Sheriff's Office.

Employment Application
Physical Assessment
Physical Assessment Medical Release