Volunteers Needed: Help Police Hiring

Citizens interested in lending a hand to help the City of Oakland reach its goal of having 803 police officers by the end of 2008 have an opportunity to participate in this important effort.
The Oakland Police Department needs community volunteers to serve as oral board panel assessors for the hiring of Police Officer Trainees. Interested candidates must meet one of the following criteria 1) live in Oakland, 2) work in Oakland or 3) own a business in Oakland.
The upcoming oral board dates are currently scheduled for:
· Monday, July 21; Monday, August 25; Monday, Sept. 22;  Monday, Oct.20; Monday, Nov. 17, 2008
Community members interested in serving on the boards should email opdjobs@oaklandnet.com with their contact information, including name, address, phone number and email address and note the dates they are available.