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Reserve Officer

Reserves work with full-time police officers in practically the same capacity.

Requirements: Must meet the Police Officer requirements and graduate from an academy that meets San Diego Police Department criteria.

Minimum Age: 21; Court Referrals: No

Background check: Volunteers must pass Police background check. (No persons with felony convictions or currently on probation accepted.)

Time Commitment: At least 20 hours/month, attend Regional Officer Training, and Reserve Unit Meetings.