Employment Opportunities

Equal Opportunity Employment

All applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, veteran or handicap status, sexual orientation, marital status, political affiliation, or any other non-merit factor.


If you are interested in a job and believe that you meet the qualifications, you may obtain an employment application by contacting the Lewes Police Department at 302-645-6264. You can also download the Employment Application (PDF) directly. Each job announcement requires a separate application.

Provide a thorough summary of your qualifications with each job application. Describe your training and experience as accurately and completely as possible. The information that you provide will help to establish your eligibility.

Application Submission

Resumes are accepted (accompanying the City’s Job Application). If you submit a resume, please ensure that you provide a summary of the qualifications required for the job for which you are applying. Applications can be emailed to the Police Department or be mailed directly to:
City of Lewes Police Department,
P.O. Box 227
Lewes, DE 19958