TUCKER, Ga. (AP) -- DeKalb County police plan to hold a job fair to recruit new officers.
The DeKalb County Police Department is seeking qualified applicants to fill about 80 officer positions.
Representatives from various agency departments will be present to talk about career opportunities with potential applicants. Staff members will also be on hand to do pre-screening interviews and help with the initial application process.
Applicants must: be at least 20 years old; be a U.S. citizen; have no felony or domestic violence convictions; have a high school diploma or GED; have a valid driver's license; and have been honorably discharged if they're veterans.
The recruitment event is scheduled for Thursday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at DeKalb County Fire Rescue Headquarters.