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Police & Sheriff's Patrol Officer

Maintain order, enforce laws and ordinances, and protect life and property in an assigned patrol district. Perform combination of following duties: patrol a specific area on foot or in a vehicle; direct traffic; issue traffic summonses; investigate accidents; apprehend and arrest suspects, or serve legal processes of courts.

Salary Range: 
$ 40,609 - $ 70,225

Typical Education Needed: 

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Alvin, TX 77511
Dumas, TX 79029
Lufkin, TX 75904
Austin, TX 78701
Brenham, TX 77833
Lake Jackson, TX 77566
Dallas, TX 75244
Lancaster, TX 75134
Killeen, TX 76549
Cisco, TX 76437
Clarendon, TX 79226
Beeville, TX 78102
Texas City, TX 77591
McKinney, TX 75070
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Mesquite, TX 75150
Dallas, TX 75202
El Paso, TX 77915
Borger, TX 79007
Galveston, TX 77550
Denison, TX 75020
Hillsboro, TX 76645
Houston, TX 77081
Big Spring, TX 79720
Kilgore, TX 75662
Orange, TX 77630
Laredo, TX 78040
Baytown, TX 77520
Cypress, TX 77433
Waco, TX 76708
Midland, TX 79705
Dallas, TX 75211
Corsicana, TX 75110
Gainesville, TX 76240
Mt. Pleasant, TX 75455
San Antonio, TX 78251
Odessa, TX 79764
San Antonio, TX 78224
Paris, TX 75460
San Antonio, TX 78212
La Porte, TX 77571
Levelland, TX 79336
McAllen, TX 78501
Big Spring, TX 79720
Uvalde, TX 78801
San Antonio, TX 78203
Hurst, TX 76054
Temple, TX 76504
Athens, TX 75751
Tyler, TX 75701
Vernon, TX 76384
Weatherford, TX 76086
Snyder, TX 79549
Wharton, TX 77488