Join the Marietta Police Department Today!



Join the Marietta Police DepartmentThe City of Marietta provides a desirable benefits package for the beginning police officer, complete with medical, life, and disability insurance policies.


  • A low-cost health insurance plan with BlueCross/ BlueShield (eligible after 60 days of employment)
    • Individual Medical plan - $11.16/ week
    • Individual Dental plan - $0.71/ week
    • Family Medical plan - $32.21/ week
    • Family Dental plan - $3.07/ week
  • A life insurance plan
  • Vacation accrual
  • Comp time accrual
  • Sick leave accrual (80 hours per year)
    • Sick leave sell back - sell up to 40 hours of your sick leave back a year once an employee is off probation
  • Holiday accrual (accrue up to 80 hours of holiday leave each year)
  • Department provides ammo, targets, and range time at Governors Gun Club


  • Public Safety Ambassador Unit to assist with traffic control and minor duties freeing up officers for proactive law enforcement.
  • Marietta Police Department has 5 Prisoner Transport Officers for the transport of suspects in custody
  • 24/7 access to an in-house gym and shooting simulator.
  • CareHere Health Clinic with access to free prescription medications.
  • On Call pay and call back pay.
  • County Courthouses within walking distance of the Marietta Police Station
  • Cobb County offers a 24 hour/ 7 days a week Magistrate for warrants
  • The Cobb County Detention Center and the Smyrna Jail are within a short driving distance outside of the city limits (less than 10 minutes)
  • Wellstar Kennestone Hospital inside of the city limits

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