The Community Service Officer (CSO) Internship Program provides Criminal Justice students a hands-on experience with law enforcement. Community Service Officers are responsible for enforcing parking ordinances, providing security for town beach property, and assisting uniformed patrol officers during special events. Community Service Officers are required to promote a positive image of the Narragansett Police Department at all times.
The CSO program is a 32-40 hour a week paid internship. The internship will run from June to Labor Day. Applicants are required to complete a seasonal employment application and authorization for release form. Applicants are also required to provide a letter from their respective college or university that confirms their enrollment in a Criminal Justice program. Applicants will undergo a background check and will participate in an oral interview board prior to selection.