Chapter 2.141
AUTHORITY OF SHERIFF TO COMMISSION VOLUNTEER RESERVE DEPUTY SHERIFFS

Sections:

2.141.010    Authorization.

2.141.020    Rights and Limitations.

2.141.010 Authorization.

The Pierce County Sheriff is authorized to commission volunteer Reserve Deputy Sheriffs in accordance with the Revised Code of Washington, to augment regular employed Deputy Sheriffs. (Ord. 96-49 § 1 (part), 1996)

2.141.020 Rights and Limitations.

The commissioned volunteer Reserve Deputy Sheriffs shall have the right to use the Pierce County Sheriff's equipment and vehicles as deemed necessary by the Department. The volunteer Reserve Deputy's commission shall be valid only when on official duty as part of an assigned shift or detail. The volunteer Reserve Deputy Sheriffs shall serve without pay for the period as determined by the Sheriff and shall not be deemed to be agents or employees of Pierce County, but are volunteers who are authorized to use Pierce County vehicles, equipment, and uniforms as is deemed necessary by the Sheriff. (Ord. 96-49 § 1 (part), 1996)