Local Law Enforcement Offering Some Lucrative Hiring Bonuses

Anyone looking for a career in law enforcement has a lot of choices locally. The CHP is holding a recruitment seminar Saturday from 3PM to 7PM at their hangar at Benton Airpark, with a variety of positions available, including patrol officer, mechanic, clerical and dispatcher. Meanwhile Redding Police are offering hiring bonuses of as much as $40,000 depending on experience. The Shasta County Sheriff’s Office has some lucrative hiring bonuses as well. Sheriff Michael Johnson says 10 people are currently in various stages of the hiring process. In the past fiscal year the sheriff’s office has racked up more than 31,000 hours of overtime.