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114 West Grubb Street
Hertford, NC 27944

Full Time Police Officer

The Town is currently accepting applications for the position of Full time Police Officer. The Police Department provides full police services to the community, including community policing, traffic and criminal law enforcement, emergency response, investigations, special events and special operations. The Department serves a population of approximately 2100 residents.

Selected candidates will have to complete an extensive pre-hire process that will include a medical examination, psychological examination, and drug screening. Successful candidates will have to complete the department's orientation and field training program prior to working alone as a police officer and are required to complete a 12 month probationary period.

Applicants must already have their Basic Law Enforcement Certification and be eligible for immediate certification with NC Criminal Justice Training and Standards.  All applicants must also possess a valid NC Driver's License at the time of appointment. Starting Salary is $31,121 with excellent health and benefits package.

To apply for this position, please complete the Town of Hertford Application, NC Criminal Justice Standards Division F3, and the consent to release information. The Town Application is available on the website, please call the Department for the others and any questions.

Completed Applications and other forms should be mailed to:

Hertford Police Department  PO Box 275 Hertford, NC 27944 

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