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COBB COUNTY, Ga. -- The Cobb County Police Department is now accepting applications for open police officer positions.

According to a job posting from the Cobb County Government, certified officers as well as applicants lacking certification are open to apply. Candidates will be expected to respond to calls, patrol the community, investigate crimes and help community members in need.

The position is open to U.S. citizens who are, at least, 21 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED. Eligible applicants must be able to pass a physical fitness text, an oral interview and a background investigation.

Starting salary for the position is $38,355.

Visit Cobb County Human Resources for an online application.