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Please contact Officer Mark Bishop if you wish to verify your application was received.
All officers have take-home cars/SUVs at completion of probation.
If you have to attend the academy, you will work Monday through Friday from 0800 – 1700 hours for approximately 11 weeks. There may be mandatory weekends during the academy if class time must be made up or scheduling conflicts occur.
During your Field Training phases, you will complete each phase on one of the three shifts (Days: 0700 – 1500 hours, Evenings: 1500 – 2300 hours, Mornings: 2300 – 0700 hours). The first year of employment, your schedule is subject to change at any time to meet training requirements.
Yes, you will receive your salary while in the academy.
Marietta Police Department currently uses North Central Georgia Law Enforcement Academy which is located in Austell, Georgia and the Georgia Public Safety Training Center (GPSTC) at Pickens County Training Center.
The hiring process is the same for all candidates, contact Officer Mark Bishop at 770-793-5347 with scheduling questions.