Town of Fenwick Island

Employment & Training

Employment Opportunities:

The Fenwick Island Police Department is a full service agency serving a resort community along the Delaware Coast. We are a pro-active but community-service based law enforcement agency.

The Town of Fenwick Island Police Department is accepting applications for a full-time State of Delaware Police Officer (COPT Certified).

The Town of Fenwick Island offers an excellent benefits package for full time officers, including:

  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Excellent health insurance package
  • Life insurance
  • State pension plan
  • Paid holidays
  • Overtime
  • Uniforms/equipment

Minimum requirements:

  • Delaware COPT Certified
  • United States citizen
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Current valid driver’s license

The FIPD employment application needs to be filled out then dropped off/mailed to:

Chief William H. Boyden
Fenwick Island Police Department
800 Coastal Highway
Fenwick Island DE 19944

The Town of Fenwick Island is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


On-going training for our officers includes firearms and tactical training. All officers are required to complete in-service training each year as well as specialized training. All outside training is coordinated through the Chief of Police.

For more information, call (302) 539-2000.