Crime Scene Technician / Detective – Hamlet, NC

Crime Scene Technician / Detective

Hamlet Police Dept.

Hamlet, NC


Crime Scene Technician / Detective

Hamlet Police Dept. – Hamlet, North Carolina

Feb 28, 2023

Application Deadline:
Apr 3, 2023

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$$42,506.00 annual
Top Pay:
$$50,527.00 annual

Job Description

The City of Hamlet is hiring a Crime Scene Investigator/Detective which will operate out of the investigative division. A successful applicant must have a minimum of three years full time sworn law enforcement experience and meet all the hiring requirements established by the North Carolina Law Enforcement Training and Standards Division. Applicants must be a current law enforcement officer who demonstrates an aptitude for details and criminal investigations.

Come work for an All-American City! We are looking for energetic and motivated candidates who desires to work for an excellent team driven department which places services to our community as a fundamental tenement. Our administration's focus on the success of our staff and their safety is paramount.

The City of Hamlet is growing and diverse community of approximately 7000 residents. We are centrally located with a short drive to Raleigh, Charlotte, Myrtle Beach and Wilmington. We are less than an hour away from world class golfing in Pinehurst and Southern Pines. Our community offers a strong school system, multiple parks, and numerous recreational activities. Come enjoy kayaking on the Great Pee Dee River or exploring our many local state parks.

Our department offers specialize units for our team. Career advancement, tuition assistance, reduced fitness memberships, state retirement, a 401K (City provides 5%), medical, dental, vision, and numerous other benefits.

A successful candidate must have a recognized high school diploma, a Basic Law Enforcement Certification or currently enrolled in an accredited program. Certified in-state and out-of-state applicants are encouraged to apply. Applicant must successfully complete a comprehensive hiring process. A medical and psychological exam will be required. The City of Hamlet is an EOC employer.



401(k) matching

Dental insurance

Employee assistance program

Employee discount

Flexible schedule

Flexible spending account

Health insurance

Health savings account

Life insurance

Paid time off

Parental leave

Professional development assistance

Retirement plan

Tuition reimbursement

Vision insurance


10 hour shift

12 hour shift

8 hour shift

Day shift


Monday to Friday

Night shift

On call


Weekend availability


High school or equivalent (Required)


Law enforcement: 3 years (Required)


Driver's License (Preferred)

BLET (Basic Law Enforcement Training) Certification (Required)

Shift availability:

Day Shift (Preferred)

Night Shift (Preferred)

Overnight Shift (Preferred)

Job Requirements

Age: At least 20 years old

Education: High School Diploma or GED Required. Additional education (Associates Degree, Bachelors Degree, Masters Degree) are a plus

Experience: preferred more than one year of experience

Contact Information

Capt. Matthew Norris

[email protected]

Hamlet Police Dept.

201 Main St.

Hamlet, North Carolina 28345

phone: 910-995-0755


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