Applications Being Accepted

The Denton MD Police Department is currently accepting applications for entry level police officer.  We offer competitive pay and benefits, including state retirement, along with a take home vehicle privilege.  Must be able to pass a written POST exam, physical agility test and a thorough background investigation.  If selected you will have to attend, and pass, entry level police training at a Maryland approved Police Academy.

If you are looking for a rewarding career where you can make a positive impact on the community we serve, please visit and print out an application.  It can be found under the careers tab.  You can also obtain an application in person at 100 N. 3rd Street Denton MD 21629.

If you have specific questions, you can call us at 410-479-1414 or send an email to

The Town of Denton is an equal opportunity employer.