Career Opportunities

Opportunities with Annapolis Police

Some jobs are just jobs, others are careers. A career at Annapolis Police Department gives you a chance to make a real difference. If you seek to challenge and reward in your career, join us! Become part of the premier law enforcement team that is making Maryland’s capital city better and safer.

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A group of Annapolis City Police staff and officers standing outside a stadium

We are currently hiring lateral police officers. View that and other current job opportunities with the Annapolis Police Department.

Volunteer Opportunities

Youth Programs


Maryland Police and Corrections Training Commission Police Officer requirements include:

  • Must be at least 21 years old (at least 20.5 when entering the academy)
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • Must not have any felony or serious misdemeanor convictions

If we are not actively hiring for police officers, but you would still like to be considered for the next round of hiring, you can fill out an application here. Your application will be held for a year and if there is an entry level test given during that year, you will be notified.

Further Information

For more information, email Police Recruiting or call Officer John Murphy at 410-268-9000.