Are you a Maryland Certified Police Officer with two or more years of experience?

Are you looking for a new opportunity?

The Baltimore County Police Department is currently accepting applications for current or retired police officers for the position of lateral entry police officer. Applicants must have a MPCTC (Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commissions) certification, have been MPCTC certified within the past two (2) years, or retired within the past two (2) years in good standing.

The Baltimore County Police Department is a dynamic organization based on the values of integrity, fairness, and service. Our sworn members patrol over 600 square miles and actively protect a population of 831,200 in Baltimore County, around the clock. Our officers qualify for numerous benefits including medical, dental, and vision benefits, 25-year retirement, and paid leave. Officers also have significant career advancement opportunities. 

To learn more information or to apply for the position of Lateral Entry Police Officer, contact the recruitment office at (410) 887-5542 or go online at

The Baltimore County Police Department is an equal opportunity employer.