Henry County is accepting applications for the position of Certified
Police Officer in the Henry County Police Department. This position
enforces laws related to the protection of life and property, directs
and controls traffic, prevents crime or disturbance of peace, and
arrests violators. Listed are some of the essential duties and
responsibilities: They shall enforce all statutes, laws, ordinances,
regulations and procedures of Department; maintains law and order,
protects life and property and performing related assignments.
Applicant shall become familiar with State Traffic Codes, Criminal
Procedure Codes & Ordinances. Patrols assigned area on foot, by
motorcycle, in patrol car, to enforce laws, prevent and discover crimes,
investigate crimes, maintain order, and answer calls and complaints.
Answers radio-dispatched or citizens’ request for police services at the
scene of accidents, domestic disputes, law violations, and peace
disturbances. Qualifications are valid Georgia driver’s licenses; must
submit a three (3) year Motor Vehicle Report at time of interview;
completion of police training and education as required by Georgia Law;
Good moral character; Honorable discharge ONLY for persons with military
service; No felony or domestic violence convictions and must be
physically fit and able to perform the duties of police officer.
will be accepted, beginning January 2, 2014 and continuing until positions
are filled, Henry County Administration Building, 140 Henry Parkway,
McDonough, Georgia 30253.