In Richmond all police officers take an Oath or Affirmation of Office when 
hired before they can go "on duty"
Linda Parent
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From: "Melissa Ross" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Thursday, July 20, 2006 2:56 PM
Subject: question on oaths

> Hello- Does anyone know if a police officer is required to take any kind 
> of
> oath of office or be sworn in in some way??  Thanks!  Missy