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Police Officer job description

Job description

We are looking for a dedicated Police Officer. You will help us make the city safe, change lives, and be a role model for the youth.

  • Utilize community policing strategies.
  • Make arrest as needed.
  • Patrol the beat within the assigned district.
  • Represent the department while attending neighborhood watch meetings.
  • Assist in public safety efforts for parades, marches, and demonstrations.
  • Interview crime witnesses.
  • Verify information provided by witnesses and produce reports.
  • Complete the required administrative paperwork and procedures.
  • Work with the noise enforcement patrol on a bi-weekly basis.
  • Respond to distress calls when dispatched.

Job benefits:

  • [X] salary
  • [X] vacation days
  • Sick, personal, and parental leave
  • Child and elder care
  • Health insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Professional development

Job requirements

  • Graduation from the training academy.
  • Good communication and decision making skills.
  • Valid driving license.
  • Ability to pass a background check.
  • Ability to uphold the law, and serve the community with integrity.
  • High School Diploma.