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On Saturday, February 3, representatives from the Baltimore County Police Department will be on hand at the Bykota Senior Center, 611 Central Avenue, Towson, 21204, to answer questions about beginning a career in law enforcement, specifically, the Baltimore County Police Department.

The Career Fair is scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon. Officers from patrol and detectives from a number of units will be there to guide you through the many careers available at the Police Department. There will be one-on-one opportunities to speak to representatives and detectives from the Criminal Investigations Bureau, Recruitment Team, Community Outreach, K-9, Tactical/SWAT, Mobile Crisis, Forensics, other units and sections.

We are looking for dedicated people to join the ranks of Cadets (ages 18-21) and Explorers (ages 14-21) to eventually become Baltimore County Police Officers.

Join us to speak with a recruiter and ask questions.

For more information, contact Recruitment at 410-887-5542 or reach us via e-mail at

The next edition of Police Report, the Baltimore County Police Department’s cable TV program, runs through March.

The opening segment focuses on the department’s recruitment efforts. Officers Shelley Knox and John Mitchell, of the Recruitment Unit, talk about career opportunities to become a Baltimore County police officer or cadet.

The topic of the second segment is the Homefront Program. Mr. Jonathan Dansicker and Ms. Paula Wolff, of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and Ms. Sherrill Ruley-Carr, of the Baltimore County Department of Health and Human Services, discuss Baltimore County’s commitment to our veterans through the innovative Homefront Program.

The program airs five days a week on Cable Channel 25, only in Baltimore County. The times are:

Monday: 10:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m., 3:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Wednesday: 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.
Thursday: Noon, 4 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m., 5 p.m. and 9 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m., 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m., 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Police Report is available if you would like to watch it on your own computer, on your own schedule.

Revised June 27, 2017