This critical position involves professional level work as a Court Security Deputy. The employee is responsible for the court security detail performed while Circuit and District Courts are in session at the Charles County Courthouse. Security also involves areas surrounding court buildings and offices, and responsibility for the transportation of prisoners and juvenile detainees. Additional duties include completing orders and instructions of the courts and serving warrants and other court documents; arrest powers will be extended while performing these assignments. The employee receives supervision from, and reports directly to, the Supervisor, Judicial Security Unit, while at the courthouse, and to the Commander, Special Services Division, for other assignments. Work is evaluated through observations, conferences and reports.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Graduation from a Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commissions (MPCTC) certified police academy, or, have held certification as a Maryland Law Enforcement officer within the last three (3) years at time of appointment. Certification from law enforcement agencies outside the state of Maryland may be considered.
Knowledge of the Circuit and District court systems.
Knowledge of law enforcement practices, court procedures, and process serving regulations.
Ability to pass a comprehensive background investigation.
Ability to utilize a high level of discretion, good judgment, and confidentiality.
This position is currently accepting applications.