(1) When off-duty
police employment is approved, the sworn member shall wear the Georgia
Department of Public Safety uniform of the day and may use Georgia Department
of Public Safety equipment issued to the sworn member.
(2) Sworn members are permitted to use the
department vehicle as authorized by O.C.G.A. §
in the manner and for the purpose approved by the Commissioner prior to the use
of the vehicle, and only in accordance with DPS policy.
(3) The Commissioner may require
reimbursement for the use of the vehicle by the off-duty employer pursuant to a
Department-approved, written agreement between the Department and the off-duty
police employer. The Commissioner's determination shall be made before the
off-duty employment begins. The off-duty employer shall be responsible for
furnishing lodging and meals to the sworn member if the assignment requires an
(4) When operating
a department vehicle which has been approved for off-duty police employment as
authorized by O.C.G.A. §
the sworn member shall be acting within the scope of his or her official duties
and employment, and shall be afforded liability coverage for claims arising out
of such approved use of the vehicle.
Ga. Comp. R.
& Regs. R. 570-9-.10
entitled "Standards of Conduct and Supervision" adopted. F.
Aug. 6, 1992; eff.
Aug. 26, 1992.
Repealed: New Rule entitled "Use of State Equipment in
Off-Duty Policy Employment" adopted. F. Feb. 2,
1995; eff. Feb. 22, 1995.
Amended: F. Nov. 22,
1999; eff. Dec. 12, 1999.
Amended: May 8, 2000; eff.
May 28, 2000.
Amended: F. Jul. 2,
2013; eff. July 22, 2013.
Amended: F. Oct. 7,
2016; eff. Oct. 27, 2016.
Amended: F. Dec. 16,
2019; eff. Jan. 5, 2020.