In case of an emergency, call 911. For non-emergency, call 252-830-4141.

Chief William Rhodes

7439 Main Street

252-818-0887 (office)

252-916-3015 (work)



NOW HIRING...Bethel Police Department is looking to fill 1-2 Police Officers Positions:

Duties and Responsibilities: Suppression of criminal activity; protect life and property, conducting investigations, regulate non-criminal conduct. Patrol streets in a police car or on foot; develop rapport with merchants, community groups, and civic organizations. Check doors and windows; examine premises of unoccupied residences or buildings; detect unusual conditions, may maintain surveillance and observation for stolen cars, missing persons, or suspects; report dangers or other hazardous conditions. Regulate and direct vehicular traffic; issue citations for violation of traffic regulations, apprehend and process criminal suspects and transportation to the magistrate and /or Pitt County Detention Center.

Candidates must hold a High School Diploma or GED; N.C. Driver's Licenses, and have their N.C. Basic Law Enforcement Training Certification.  Starting salary at $30,000.

An application can be obtained at Bethel Police Department, 7439 Main Street, Bethel, NC 27812.

For additional questions contact: Chief Rhodes at (252) 818-0887.