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Court Security- Civil Unit 


Full Time Reduced Hours (32 hours per week)

This position involves professional level work as a Court Security Deputy assigned to the Civil Unit with limited police powers. This position involves general police work pertaining to the enforcement of all applicable statutes and laws within Charles County and specialized work relative to the operations of the Special Services Division and specifically the Civil Unit.

Position Requirements

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.

Ability to serve civil documents and process postings in accordance with the rules and procedures relating to each form of civil process.

Ability to maintain peace and order between all parties involved during evictions.

Ability to handle any criminal law violations that occur during or as a result of an eviction.

Ability to prepare affidavits and serve authorized criminal and civil process papers.

Ability to testify in court and at other proceedings in a clear, well organized, and logical manner to accurately provide information describing events, objects, and evidence, to include in-car camera tapes, associated with a case.

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.

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Shift Days  
Salary $45,394  
Close Date  
About the Organization The Charles County Sheriff's Office is a full-service law enforcement agency responsible for preventing and investigating crime, operating the county detention center and performing the court-related functions of a traditional Sheriff's Office.

With more than 600 sworn, corrections and civilian employees, the CCSO is the largest full-service Sheriff's Office in Maryland and one of the largest employers in Charles County. The CCSO has been accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Law Enforcement since 2001 and earned the Commission's Flagship Status in 2011, designating it as one of the best among accredited agencies.

Under the Office of the Sheriff, the Agency is comprised of nine divisions including Patrol, Special Operations, Criminal Investigations, Corrections, Information Services, Special Services, Executive Services, Administrative Services and Training.

The men and women of the Charles County Sheriff's Office are dedicated to service through superior performance. We believe mutual respect, trust and pride in our organization, combined with traditional values and innovative techniques, will ensure the community's right to a safe environment.

All full-time employees are offered competitive salaries, health benefits, retirement plans and other benefits, as well as a challenging and rewarding career in law enforcement and in serving their community.

EOE Statement The Charles County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer and accordingly monitors and reviews its hiring practices and policies with respect to non-discrimination in recruitment and selection. The information requested below on this form will not be considered in the selection process of the job position you are applying for. The information detailed below will be used to conform with Equal Employment Opportunity Commission guidelines concerning application statistics and is voluntary.  

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