Purpose

The Cadet Program has been established to provide qualified individuals, who are interested in becoming a Police Officer with the Montgomery County Department of Police, first-hand experience in law enforcement.

Description

Cadets will be assigned (2) semester rotations (Fall/Spring) per school year in various units, for a maximum of two years. This will provide the Cadet with an opportunity to learn about the Department and gain on- the- job training. Cadets participating in the program receive a salary of $16.13 per hour.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be 18 years old
  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) Equivalent
  • Valid Drivers License
  • US Citizen

Program Requirements

Cadets must be enrolled in a College Curriculum Full Time and maintain a GPA of 2.0 or higher. Cadets will work 20 hours per week from September through May with flexible hours to accomodate class schedule.

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Contact Us

By Phone:
By Email:
Officer Melissa Coligan: Melissa.Coligan@montgomerycountymd.gov

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