NEWS RELEASE DETAILS

DATE/TIME: Monday, September 27th, 2004 / 02:30 PM
SUBJECT:NEWS CONFERENCE TO ANNOUNCE RECRUITING DRIVE

A news conference will be held on Tuesday, September 28th at 11 a.m. in the rotunda of City Hall to announce a recruiting drive that will be conducted for the police officer civil service exam scheduled for Saturday, December 4th.

In an effort to increase the diversity of the Schenectady Police Department, the city has partnered with the Coalition for Public Safety and the Committee for Social Justice as part of an outreach effort to encourage minorities to take the exam.

Those passing the exam will be placed on a list from which vacancies in the Department will be filled.

More information about the recruiting drive will be released at the news conference.