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Police Officer / County Detective

Monroe County Office of the District Attorney - Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$32,000.00 annual

Job Description

The Monroe County, Pennsylvania, District Attorney's Office is currently accepting applications for the position of County Detective - Narcotics. County Detectives are sworn police officers vested with the authority to enforce the laws of the Commonwealth throughout Monroe County. County Detectives perform criminal investigative duties as assigned by the Chief County Detective and the District Attorney. In addition, County Detectives lend prosecutor support to Assistant District Attorneys as needed. County Detectives assigned to our drug enforcement operations are responsible for the investigation, apprehension, and prosecution of individuals possessing and selling illicit drugs in our community. In addition to conducting proactive investigations, this detective is expected to participate in Drug Task Force operations, lending support to other narcotics investigators from local, state, and federal agencies operating within Monroe County. This position requires:
  • an Associates Degree with course work emphasis in criminal justice, supplemented by one or two years of previous experience, or
  • training and experience as a certified police officer, or
  • any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.
In addition, qualified applicants must possess and maintain Pennsylvania Act 120 Police Officer Certification through the Municipal Police Officers Education and Training Commission. This position requires a valid Pennsylvania driver's license. Due to the nature of this position, overtime is a common occurrence. To apply, please visit our website at monroecountyda.com/employmentopportunities. Questions regarding the position can be addressed to employment@monroecountyda.com

Job Requirements

  • Age: : 18+
  • Education: : High School diploma
  • Experience: : Required

Contact Informaton

Brian Webbe

Monroe County Office of the District Attorney
610 Monroe Street
Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 18360
phone: 570-517-3114

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