Town of Rising Sun - Rising Sun , Maryland
- Entry Level Salary:
- $36,000.00 annual
- Top Pay:
- $40,055.00 annual
A Rising Sun Police Officer is expected to:
preserve the public peace deter and prevent the commission of crimes enforce the laws and ordinances of the State, County and Town of Rising Sun arrest lawbreaker preserve order and public places maintain the safe and orderly flow of traffic on pubic ways cooperate with and assist other law enforcement agencies in carrying out their duties while carrying out these responsibilities in a dignified and courteous manner, so as to inspire the confidence of the public.
A Rising Sun Police Officer plays a critical role in preserving the quality of life for our residents. Police Officers are expected to initiate frequent personal contacts with community members on their beats, and to interact in an attentive, friendly, and compassionate manner.
Although enforcing the law and fighting crime remain important elements of policing, in reality, most police work is oriented toward nonenforcement tasks such as maintaining order and providing social services.
Consequently, reducing community disorder, helping to mitigate residents' fears about crime, solving problems, and caring for individual victims, are all regarded as equally important to making arrests and solving crimes.
- Age: 21
- Education: MPTC Certification or able to aquire within 1 year
- Experience: Applicable background experience desired