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Patrol Officer I, City of West Columbia

Position Category: Police

Position Hours:
Full time, 12-hour shifts

Job Duties:
  • Patrols designated areas.
  • Responds to calls for service relayed by dispatch.
  • Prepares detailed written incident and investigation reports.

  • High school diploma or GED and a minimum of 21 years old at time of application.
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. and have the physical ability to perform essential job functions.
  • Must possess or be able to obtain certification from the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy.

Pay Info:
$40,763.37 - $57,069.21 annually (sign on bonus available if qualified)

How to apply:
Application packets are available online at Completed applications may be mailed or hand delivered to Scott Morrison, Assistant Chief of Police, 200 N 12th Street, West Columbia, SC 29169, or emailed to

The City of West Columbia is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The city does not discriminate based on race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability.