If you’re considering a career as a police officer, now is the time to take the next step and serve in Durham. In this new episode, CityLife Host Beverly B. Thompson sits down with Sergeant David English with the Durham Police Department Recruiting Unit to talk about the new hiring incentives available and how the department hopes to recruit and keep more officers in the Bull City. In the second segment, Officers Charles Strickland, Jr. and Obed Ortiz, the department’s LGBTQ and Hispanic liaisons, share more about their new roles and why they’re needed in Durham.
Watch it now on Durham Television Network (Time Warner Cable channel 8, 97-5 and AT&T U-verse channel 99) or at YouTube.
CityLife, hosted by Beverly B. Thompson, director of the Office of Public Affairs, features information on current City issues and upcoming events that affect the lives of Durham residents. For information, call 919-560-4123, like Facebook, or follow Twitter.
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