MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury Police Department is looking to hire reserve deputies and will begin handing out applications in October.
Reserve deputies are unpaid volunteers with full police powers, according to a press release from Middlebury Police Department. Most reserve deputies work on weekends and are required to work at least 16 hours a month. They are required to complete 40 hours of a pre-basic course and attend yearly training.
Interested candidates must fill out an application before 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31. Applicants will go through a complete background check, a polygraph, oral interviews and other tests.
Applications can be picked up beginning Tuesday, Oct. 1, at Middlebury Police Department, 418 N. Main St., Middlebury. The police department is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.