Muscle Shoals Police Department Corrections Officers are certified through the Northeast Alabama Law Enforcement Academy Jail Management Certification.
Corrections Officers participate in the day-to-day operations of the jail. Officer participation involves, but is not limited to; booking and releasing offenders, maintaining security of the facility, escorting offenders within and /or outside the secure confines of the jail. In addition, Corrections Officers will supervise offender work crews, dispense medications, effectively manage volatile and violent offenders, operate a master control center and fulfill a number of clerical duties. These Correction Officers work 12 hour shifts with rotating weekends off.