Police Officer Jobs in Columbus, MS

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Department of Defense - Columbus, MS
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Knowledge of police officer procedures and operating methods to perform the full range of police officer activities independently....
30+ days ago
Mississippi State University (MS) - Starkville, MS (20 miles from Columbus, MS)
Must successfully pass a background investigation and psychological evaluation. Good physical condition as evidenced by physical exam by licensed physician....
45+ days ago
Mississippi State University (MS) - Starkville, MS (20 miles from Columbus, MS)
Area of Specialization: Certified Police Officer Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Patrols assigned area checking for crimes, prowlers, fires, or other unusual, suspicious, or hazardous occurrences...
45+ days ago
U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Starkville, MS (20 miles from Columbus, MS)
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45+ days ago
U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Columbus, MS
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45+ days ago
U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Starkville, MS (20 miles from Columbus, MS)
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60+ days ago

Demographic Data for Columbus, MS

Moving to Columbus, MS? Find some basic demographic data about Columbus, MS below.


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Police Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Understanding and Managing the Stresses of Police Work
Policing has always been psychological challenging. On any given shift police officers may encounter a range of psychological challenges including domestic violence, interacting with people...

Basic Community Policing
This five-part course is designed to introduce tribal police officers to common issues in Indian Country and to the basic principles of community policing. The course introduces the social...

Intermediate Community Policing
This course helps tribal police departments by building awareness. The five-part course introduces the social developmental skill building required for tribal communities to investigate domestic...

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Columbus, MS

This is the average annual salary for Police Officer jobs in Columbus, MS as reported by the BLS.

$30,218

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Columbus, MS offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (31.2%)
  • High School or GED (26.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.6%)
  • Master's Degree (8.9%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.3%)
  • Some High School (1.0%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Police Officers in Columbus, MS
  • None (45.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (30.7%)
  • 2-4 years (12.7%)
  • 4-6 years (6.6%)
  • 1-2 years (4.8%)

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