Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Are you interested in law enforcement? James City County wants you

James City County Police Department (WYDaily/File photo)
James City County Police Department (WYDaily/File photo)

James City County is looking for qualified applicants to become local police officers.

Through Aug. 5, the county is accepting applications for law enforcement officers certified by the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services, James City County said in a news release.

Join the James City County Police Department and join a proactive team dedicated to providing comprehensive law enforcement services and programs to the citizens of our community,” the release said.

Officers may be given opportunities for specialized assignments, training and career development.

The county is looking for applicants with “outstanding communication skills,” community values that display a commitment to quality of life, customer service and cultural diversity.

Minorities and women are also encouraged to apply, the release said.

For more information on employment, visit the James City County Police website.

To submit an application for employment, go to the James City County Career Center.

Sarah Fearing
Sarah Fearing is the Assistant Editor at WYDaily. Sarah was born in the state of Maine, grew up along the coast, and attended college at the University of Maine at Orono. Sarah left Maine in October 2015 when she was offered a job at a newspaper in West Point, Va. Courts, crime, public safety and civil rights are among Sarah’s favorite topics to cover. She currently covers those topics in Williamsburg, James City County and York County. Sarah has been recognized by other news organizations, state agencies and civic groups for her coverage of a failing fire-rescue system, an aging agriculture industry and lack of oversight in horse rescue groups. In her free time, Sarah enjoys lazing around with her two cats, Salazar and Ruth, drinking copious amounts of coffee and driving places in her white truck.

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