702 – Firearms Control, Qualifications, and Training

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…be carried on or off duty. Benelli Beretta FN High Standard Mossberg Remington Winchester Only the following brands of precision rifles are authorized to be carried on or off duty….

240 - Dress Code

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…code (e.g., Academy or Honor Guard). J. Reflective Vest A lime green reflective safety vest with “SHERIFF” in black lettering must be worn with the uniform (on or off duty)…

244 - Extra Employment

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View PDFDownload I. Purpose The Harris County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) allows employees to hold extra employment when off duty with specific conditions and restrictions. This is a privilege afforded to…

302 - Professional Conduct Required

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…All deputies, whether on or off duty, shall report and take proper action in any situation requiring law enforcement action. Each deputy shall have an approved firearm that he or…

211 - Workers’ Compensation Injury and Illness Reporting

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View PDFDownload I. Purpose This policy establishes procedures for reporting injuries received by employees while on duty or while acting under color of the law when off duty. II. Policy…

236 - Performance Evaluations

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…do we have to make excuses for the employee? This applies to the employee’s conduct and image both while on duty and off duty. B.  Supervisory Factors: 1.  Trains Subordinates:…

208 - Sick Leave

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…may be used in increments of one-half hour for personal illness, injury, or physician’s appointments. [CALEA Standard 22.1.2 c] III. Procedure A. When an employee intends to be off duty

317 - Web Presence/Social Media

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…in print and hold all personnel to a greater standard of conduct, whether on or off duty. Policy This policy is meant to direct and define the use of digital…

402 - Significant Incident Notifications

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…1. Significant Incidents a. Serious injury or death of any employee, on or off duty, for any reason; b. Discharge of a firearm by an employee resulting in injury or…

311 - Political Activities

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…publicly announce opinions regarding any matter that could be construed by any person as an official opinion of the HCSO. Employees who are off duty will not appear in uniform…

503 - Use of Conducted Electrical Devices (CED)

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…devices or cartridges is prohibited. [CALEA Standard 4.3.1 a] Deputies shall be required to wear their issued CED when working on duty or off duty in uniform. This does not…

517 - Armed Detention Officer Program

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…officers are admonished to use the utmost caution when carrying, using, or storing weapons, both on and off duty, to ensure no person is accidentally injured. [CALEA Standard 4.3.1] NOTE:…

407 - Certified Mail

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…delivered directly and promptly to the person listed as the addressee on the correspondence. C. In the event that an addressee and his or her designee may be off duty,…