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  • 1) Patrols assigned beat on foot, on motorcycle, in patrol car, or on horseback to control traffic, prevent crime or disturbance of peace, and arrest violators: Familiarizes self with beat and with persons living in area.

  • 2) Notes suspicious persons and establishments and reports to superior officer.

  • 3) Reports hazards.

  • 4) Disperses unruly crowds at public gatherings.

  • 5) Renders first aid at accidents, and investigates causes and results of accident.

  • 6) Directs and reroutes traffic around fire or other disruption.

  • 7) Inspects public establishments requiring licenses to ensure compliance with rules and regulations.

  • 8) Warns or arrests persons violating animal ordinances.

  • 9) Issues tickets to traffic violators.

  • 10) Registers at police call boxes at specified interval or time.

  • 11) Writes and files daily activity report with superior officer.

  • 12) May drive patrol wagon or police ambulance.

  • 13) May notify public works department of location of abandoned vehicles to tow away.

  • 14) May accompany parking meter personnel to protect money collected.

  • 15) May be designated according to assigned duty as Airport Safety And Security Officer; Dance-Hall Inspector; Traffic Police Officer; or according to equipment used as Ambulance Driver; Motorcycle Police Officer; Mounted Police Officer.

  • 16) May be designated: Emergency-Detail Driver; Patrol Driver; Pool-Hall Inspector; Radio Police Officer; Show Inspector.




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Job Number: 7662