Veteran cops and academy grads could join sheriff’s department reserve.
By Christopher Brooke, Reporter
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 6:00 am (Updated: September 26, 6:00 am)
HILLSVILLE — Carroll Sheriff J.B. Gardner could form a reserve force of volunteer law enforcement officers to help out, pending proper insurance coverage.
Gardner sought permission from the Carroll Board of Supervisors for a volunteer law enforcement initiative at their Sept. 10 meeting.
The supervisors gave the effort their go-ahead with no additional comments. The approval is contingent on the availability of insurance.
This would benefit both Carroll County and certain individuals that have their law enforcement certifications, Gardner said.
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