Police Officer - Police

South Carolina, USA Req #116
Friday, July 16, 2021


The Police Officer performs general duty police work in protection of life and property, enforcement of laws, and investigation of crimes. 




Patrol Officer

  • Patrols designated districts to protect our community.
  • Responds to specific incidents relayed by the dispatcher and conducts preliminary investigation when needed.
  • Conducts follow up investigations.
  • Enforces town ordinances and state laws.
  • Prepares detailed written incident reports, arrest and search warrants and other reports as required.
  • Testifies in court.
  • Apprehends, accompanies and maintains custody of individuals being taken to jail, court or detention centers.
  • Conducts searches and arrests when probable cause has been established in keeping with the laws of arrest, search and seizure.
  • Assists at special events as needed.
  • Works in partnership with citizens using the problem solving model to enhance the wellness of the community.
  • Maintains individual equipment in proper working order.
  • Performs other duties as required.


Traffic Officer

  • Responds to traffic related incidents and complaints relayed through the dispatcher.
  • Patrols designated zone to assess general traffic conditions and to issue citations for speeding and other traffic law violations.
  • Directs traffic flow when required.
  • Investigates accidents and renders first aid to accident victims if necessary.
  • Assists motorists with disabled vehicles and relays notice of abandoned vehicles to the appropriate responder.
  • Conducts breathalyzer tests.
  • Testifies in court as needed.
  • Assists with special events.
  • Performs all duties of a police officer when required.
To deliver superior performance in a manner that is distinctive and impactful to each person served and that establishes a standard for quality that endures for generations.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $43,365.50
  • South Carolina, USA