The Doraville Police Reserve Program is comprised of members who volunteer their time to fulfill many of the roles handled by full-time sworn police officers. Reserve officers receive the same training as fulltime officers and work alongside them in every aspect of Department operations.
Reserve Officer Program
The Rewards of Becoming a Reserve Officer
Department personnel who have been associated with the Police Reserve Program are continually impressed by the performance and dedication of its members.
How do the Reserve Officers fit into the organization of the Doraville Police Department? Because of the standards, the selection process, and the training program for Reserve Officers, their acceptance by regular members of the Department has been extremely favorable. Some Patrol Officers even request to be assigned to work with a particular reserve officer. Reserve Officers have received numerous commendations for their actions in the field and are highly valued members of the DPD team.
High School Diploma (or GED equivalent)
Must possess a valid Georgia Class C Driver’s License
Must be 21 years of age
No felony convictions during your lifetime
No termination for cause from a local, state, or national civil service organization
If certified, must maintain a valid POST certification with required 20 hours of training
No discharge from any military organization less that honorable
Physical Fitness Evaluation
Physical and Drug Screen
Certified Voice Stress Analysis
Oral Panel Interview
Comprehensive Background Investigation