§ 36.09  OATH.
   (A)   Before entering upon the duties of a police officer, each police officer, including the Chief of Police, shall take and subscribe the following oath:
      “I,                                           , do solemnly swear of affirm that I will support the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution of the State of Illinois and that I will faithfully discharge the duties of police officer of the Village of Elwood according to the best of my ability.
      Subscribed and sworn to before me this ____ day of ____________, 20___.
      Notary Public”
   (B)   The oath, so subscribed, shall be filed in the office of the Village Clerk.
(Ord. 952, passed 11-18-2009)