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Narcotics Officer

Enhance drug law enforcement efforts, as well as investigate narcotics-related crimes such as drug trafficking and drug possession with a specialized team

Knowledge of the principles, practices, and techniques of law enforcement.
Understanding of the criminal justice system in the United States.
Understanding of self-defense principles and the use of small arms.
Understanding of investigative techniques.
Understanding of narcotics laws.
Ability to tell the difference between controlled and non-controlled substances.
Ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing.
Ability to conduct investigations to determine legal violations or the root cause of a problem.
Ability to give expert testimony in a court of law.

Be a citizen of the United States.
Have a valid driver’s license in the United States.
A high school diploma or GED is required.
Successfully complete a physical agility test.
Pass a written examination.
Successfully complete an oral interview/review board.
Pass a background check with the police.
Pass a psychological exam as well as an interview
Work as a patrol officer for at least one (1) year.