Police Sergeant

Police Sergeant Recruitment


The Town of Haw River, NC, is seeking highly qualified professional and motivated First Line Supervisor candidates to serve in our growing and diverse community. The Town of Haw River Police Department is a modern, well equipped, full-service law enforcement agency. Duties include protection of life and property, enforcement of laws and ordinances, crime prevention/detection/investigation, enforcing traffic laws, investigating accidents, first line supervison, and other supervision duties as needed.


Minimum Requirements:

  •  Must be twenty-one years of age or older.

  •  Must possess a Valid North Carolina Driver's License.

  •  Must never have been convicted of a felony in any state.

  •  Must possess High School Diploma or G.E.D. A degree in Criminal  Justice field preferred.

  •  Must be currently certified as a Law Enforcement Officer in North Carolina.

  •  Must have (4) years of progressive law enforcement experience, and  training.

  •  Supervision experience preferred. 

  •  Criminal Investigative experience preferred.


Starting salary $40,487.90 to $50,609.87 mid-point, DOQ. Salary consideration may be given for previous law enforcement service, and training level. Excellent benefit package including 5% salary increase after completion of probationary period, employee developmental pay,100% paid health insurance, 5% 401k benefit with no employee match required, assigned take home car program, all uniforms and equipment provided, monthly cell phone stipend, and extra duty assignments available.


Applications may be obtained from the Haw River Police Department at 105 Stone Street, Haw River or from our website at the following link Police Sergeant Employment Packet. Applicants should also include a resume, along with his/her employment packet.


Selected applicants will participate in a selection assessment process. The Town of Haw River is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information contact: Asst. Chief Scott Thomas of the Haw River Police Department at 336-578-4141. Please submit your complete application packet to Chief Toby Harrison by email or mail at tharrison@townofhawriver.com or P.O. Box 103 Haw River, NC 27253. Position Open Until Filled.

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