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Patrol Officer I, City of West Columbia

Position Category: Police

Position Hours:
Full time, 12 hour shifts

Job Duties:
  • Patrol 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 be able to obtain certification from the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy.

Pay Info:
$41,374.82 – 57,925.25 annually (sign on bonus available if qualified).

How to apply:
Employment application is available online. Completed applications may be mailed or hand delivered to Scott Morrison, Assistant Chief of Police, 200 N. 12th Street, West Columbia, SC 29169, or e-mailed 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.