The Camden County Police Department – Join our team!

We resolve to provide the residents of Camden County with the best possible police service. We are seeking candidates with the skills and experience to help us meet that goal. If you are up to the challenge, apply today. Please review the information provided on this website to learn about the rewards and benefits of working for the Camden County Police Department.


Police officer applications

The Camden County Police Department is a Civil Service organization which means all candidates interested in becoming a police officer must take and pass the New Jersey Civil Service Commission’s Law Enforcement Examination and then apply through the Civil Service Commission.

The Civil Service Commission will be accepting applications to become an officer until Aug. 31, 2016. CLICK HERE to open the police officer job posting and begin your application process and sign up for the Law Enforcement Examination. Follow the link at the bottom of the job posting which reads: “Click here to apply via the Online Application System.” If you have not already, you will need to register and create a user ID and password to then complete the online application.

The Camden County Police Department will host test preparation seminars to help you succeed on the Law Enforcement Examination. We will also refund your application fee upon your successful hiring and completion of academy training.

For those who apply before Aug. 31 through Civil Service, please complete the following fields below so that we can contact you regarding our Law Enforcement Examination preparation seminars:

First Name (required)

Last Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Phone (required)

Street Address (required)

City (required)

State (required)

Zip Code(required)

For questions, contact the Civil Service Commission Information Center at (609) 292-4144 or

For police officer applicants who have passed the Law Enforcement Examination and are applying, the department’s application can be downloaded here:



Special Law Enforcement Officer (SLEO) II openings

The Camden County Police Department is currently seeking applicants for the position of Special Law Enforcement Officer II. We are hiring both certified and non-certified candidates for the SLEO II positions. Candidates must possess a New Jersey driver’s license to meet the requirements. The link below includes a job description and application that can be downloaded and printed:

SLEO II posting and application