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Hiring An Off-Duty Officer
 

 

GUIDELINES

Advance notice of at least 72 hours is required for the hiring of an officer.

Twenty-four hours notice of cancellation is required once officers are hired to work an off-duty job.

Cost is $25.00 per Officer per hour with a minimum of [3] hours and should be paid upon completion of the job.

Cash or checks are requested for payment. CHECKS MUST BE MADE OUT TO THE OFFICERS INDIVIDUALLY.

Off duty jobs are assigned to officers on a rotational basis.

Off duty jobs will be worked in uniform unless otherwise approved by the Police Chief.

AS REQUIRED BY LAW THERE IS A $100,000 LIABILITY INSURANCE THAT MUST BE OBTAINED FOR ALL OFFICERS WORKING IN AN OFF DUTY STATUS.

 

Some of the jobs off duty officers typically do are:

  • Traffic control at construction sites
  • Security at restaurants
  • Security at apartment complexes
  • Security at various businesses  
  • Traffic control at various churches
  • Security at various school functions


For information on hiring an off-duty officer, please contact Sharon Duncan
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. at 256-427-7157 or EMAIL

 

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