Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Train, test and achieve certification in the Massachusetts mandated 911 system as well as the DCJIS, NCIC, and MA RMV systems.
  • Assist uniformed police officers with all dispatching functions. Assist in preparing written police reports.
  • Monitor and answer emergency telephone calls.
  • Enter and update articles such as stolen vehicles, license plates, guns and missing persons data within the NCIC computer system.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Police Chief, Patrol Commander or Shift Commander.

Cadet applicants must be over the age of 18 with a high school diploma with good oral and written communication skills and good driving history.