Applications will be accepted to fill approximately 80 officer positions for the 98th Police Academy Class. The department will host a recruitment fair Thursday, Sept. 26, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Representatives from various units throughout the agency will be on hand to discuss career opportunities with potential applicants.
Background and recruiting personnel will also conduct pre-screening interviews and assist with the initial application process. Interested parties who meet the below criteria are encouraged to attend the recruitment fair to learn more about becoming one of DeKalb County’s finest.
Minimum police officer requirements:
- At least 20 years old
- U.S. citizen
- No felony or domestic violence convictions
- High school diploma or GED
- Valid driver’s license
- Honorable discharge, if veteran
For additional information please contact the Background and Recruiting Unit at 770-724-7445.
WHAT: DeKalb County Police Recruitment Fair
WHERE: 1950 West Exchange Place (Fire Rescue Headquarters)
WHEN: September 26, 2013
TIME: 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.
This report was prepared by the county and edited for publication.