Date Posted: March 17, 2022

Deadline: December 31, 2022

Organization: Greenwood City Police Department

Location: Greenwood

City: Greenwood City

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Salary levels are competitive, and depend upon the officers’ rank in the department. Additionally, educational incentive pay ($1200.00 per year) is available for officers who have completed an Associates Degree in Criminal Justice or a Bachelors Degree in any field. The starting pay for non-certified officers is $35,921.00.


In order to be eligible for selection, the applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Be at least 21 years of Age
  • Have a High School Diploma or a G.E.D.
  • Possess a Current, Valid Driver's License
  • Have no Significant Criminal Record
Job Description:

The Patrol Services Division is broken into four teams that provide continuous twenty-four hour per day preventive patrol coverage and response to calls for service within the City of Greenwood, to include: patrol directed to the prevention of crime; traffic enforcement, direction and control; suppressing disturbances; apprehension of offenders; responding to calls for service; rendering aid, relief and assistance to citizens as circumstances require; preliminary investigations of crimes, offenses, incidents and conditions; initial interviews with victims, suspects, and witnesses; providing emergency services; collection, preservation, processing, analysis, and evaluation of evidence; developing good relationships between the police and the community; recovery of stolen property; preparation of reports as necessary; and presentation of court testimony.

Rotating Schedule
Contact Name:
Greenwood Police Department Community Team
Contact Phone Number: 864-942-8437
Contact Email:
Application Process:
Written Application
Written Examination
Oral Interview Board
Psychological Screening
Background Investigation
Drug Test
Medical/Physical Exam
Physical Agility Test
Polygraph Test
Employer Address:

520 Monument St
Greenwood, SC 29646
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.