The City of Southlake is pleased to offer opportunities to its police officers and firefighter/paramedics for off-duty assignments. However, the City must ensure that your business will agree to certain conditions before it will allow the placement of requested personnel. These conditions are as follows:
Members of the Southlake Police Department are prohibited from accepting off-duty assignments wherein the actual or potential use of law enforcement powers or other public safety-related authority is anticipated unless such assignments are scheduled through the Department. Therefore, all requests for officers to work such off-duty assignments must be made through the Southlake Police Department by contacting Cpl. Mike Bedrich at (817)748-8137. Any arrangements made with any individual officer will not be honored.
Police Officers assigned to work off-duty assignments wherein the actual or potential use of law enforcement powers or other public safety-related authority is anticipated will be paid by your business $50.00 per hour for every hour worked by the officer (minimum of two hours). The checks should be made payable to the individual officer(s) and forwarded to the Southlake Police Department no later than ten (10) days following the date the off-duty assignment was performed. All checks should be forwarded to Southlake Police, Attn: Cpl. Mike Bedrich, 600 State Street, Southlake, Texas 76092
The Off-Duty Work Agreement form must be completed and sent to Cpl. Bedrich.