Department Contacts:
Marshall Craft, Chief of Police
Michael Rapa, Deputy Chief
Karen Manso, Administrative Assistant

Contact Us:
300 Virginia Avenue
P.O. Box 1100
Seaford, DE 19973

For Emergencies Dial 9-1-1


For All Non-Emergencies (Police, Fire & EMS) 



All Other Calls


302-629-0672 Fax

Hours of Operation:

24 Hours/7 Days A Week


The City of Seaford Police Department accepts applications for both police and civilian positions on a continual basis.
Applications are kept on file until the next available testing process at which time applicants will be notified.
Applications may be picked up at the Seaford Police Department at 300 Virginia Avenue, Seaford DE 19973, 24 hours a day and may be returned to the same location. The City of Seaford is an equal opportunity employer. For further information or questions, you may contact the Seaford Police Department at 302-629-9341.


Minimum Requirements for Officer Positions
  • No criminal record
  • U.S. or naturalized citizen
  • 21 years of age by date of appointment
  • High School graduate or equivalent
  • Valid driver's license
  • Must pass written and physical agility test, oral interview, polygraph and drug screen
  • Background check and psychological profile
  • Recommended height and weight proportionate
  • Be in general good health (both physical and mental)
Job Elements

To perform the duties of a Seaford Police Officer, you must be dependable, have good judgment, common sense and the motivation to do the job. You must also be able to make decisions under pressure, take orders, communicate well and function in physical danger.

  • Paid holidays/vacation
  • Paid overtime and double-time and a half for holidays
  • Paid sick leave
  • Paid health insurance
  • Prescription card
  • $100,000 Line of Duty insurance
  • Paid life insurance
  • Employee savings plan
  • 20 year retirement
  • Uniforms provided and cleaned