NPSO accepting applications for Reserve Academy through February 3

The Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office will accept Reserve Deputy applications beginning on January 21, 2021, and ending February 3, 2021. Reserve Deputies work in conjunction with regular Deputy Sheriffs and perform various duties, including augmenting patrol deputies and working special events.

The Reserve Unit is a voluntary unit comprised of Natchitoches Parish Citizens that supplements the Sheriff’s Office’s regular operations by providing patrol functions, working at various community events, and several other assignments.

The NPSO Reserve Unit is a voluntary unit comprised of Natchitoches Parish Citizens who have completed the application process and the NPSO Reserve Academy.

Minimum Qualifications:

· At a minimum, reserves
· Be at least 21 years of age,
· Have a high school diploma or equivalency;
· Have no felony, drug, or domestic violence convictions;
· Pass all required pre-employment screenings;
· Possess a valid Louisiana driver’s license
· Be in good physical condition

Candidates must also complete the NPSO Reserve Academy, held Monday through Friday from 6:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M.

If you are interested in applying and have any questions, please contact Cpt. Jesse Taitano or Sgt. Mathew Robertson at 357-7856. For more information or to apply please go to npsheriff.org and click on careers.