Labor Department to recruit police

The Georgia Department of Labor's Columbus Career Center will help the Columbus Police Department fill 82 officer openings.

The recuitment will be Oct. 16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the career center, 700 Veterans Parkway in Columbus.

Applicants must be 21 and have a high school diploma of GED certificate as well as a driver's license.

The candidates will be required to complete a physical agility test, extensive backgrounds check, drug screening test, polygraph test and psychological exam.

To find out more, call 706-649-7423.