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RECRUITMENT CALENDAR | FAQS | MISSION
The Maryland State Police is actively seeking active military,
veterans and members of The National Guard to serve as Troopers.
As part of Maryland's continuing commitment to our veterans, we are
working to connect veterans with available services and programs. If you
would like your contact information to be shared with the Maryland
Department of Veterans Affairs (MDVA) and other State agencies please
contact Recruitment Unit.
The Maryland State Police offers eligible military personnel, veterans, and their dependents the ability to utilize their GI Bill® Educational Benefits. The GI Bill® can be utilized throughout the Maryland State Police Academy, field training, and through the 16 month probationary period to follow. Military personnel are encouraged to visit http://benefits.va.gov/gibill/ for further information.
GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.
To begin the Maryland State Police application process for the Trooper
or Cadet positions you will be required to complete the first part of
the Trooper/Cadet Application.*
*Applicants without internet access may contact the Maryland State Police
Recruitment and Selection Unit at 410-653-4348 for alternative instructions.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT HOW TO APPLY AND THE MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS PLEASE
USE THE LINKS ABOVE FOR TROOPER APPLICANTS AND CADET APPLICANTS.
APPLICANTS THAT RESIDE OUTSIDE OF MD, DE, NJ, PA, VA AND WV MAY BE ELIGIBLE
FOR A CONDENSED APPLICATION PROCESS. FOR MORE INFORMATION CLICK HERE.
UNDER MARYLAND POLICE TRAINING COMMISSION REGULATIONS EACH CANDIDATE MUST BE
ABSENT OF CONTROLLED DANGEROUS SUBSTANCE USE (3) THREE YEARS PRIOR TO APPLICANT
As an equal opportunity employer, the Department of the Maryland State Police is committed
to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State’s diversity.
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