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Police Officer

Prescott Police Dept

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Establish eligibility list
Type of Opening


Position Responsibilities

Provide law enforcement services to the City of Prescott. Duties include community policing and interaction, general patrol, responding to incidents, traffic enforcement, crash investigations, criminal investigations, and any other duties as requested by the Chief.

Lateral Transfer Program Details:

Candidates with prior law enforcement experience have the opportunity to enter the pay and vacation scale at the level in accordance with years of full time service.


Salary Minimum
Salary Maximum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications
Dependent On Qualifications


  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • FTO Pay while training new officers, Sgt. pay when promoted. Opportunities with the Prescott Police Department include positions as Patrol Sgt., Investigator, K-9, School Resource Officer, Community Engagement Officer as well as Instructor opportunities.
Number of Paid Holidays


  • Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to perform essential functions of this position
  • Ability to possess a firearm
  • Ability to use all standard law enforcement equipment
  • Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Clear and concise speech
  • Driver's license
  • Eligibility for Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board Certification
  • Good driving record
  • Good physical condition
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge and skills in operating computer systems
  • No domestic abuse convictions
  • No felony convictions
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
60 college credits / Associate's degree


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Psychological Examination
Affirmative Action (AA)
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Eric P Michaels
Application Contact Title
Chief of Police
Application Contact Agency
Prescott Police Department
Application Contact Address

1601 Pine St
Prescott, WI 54021
United States

Application Contact Phone
(715) 262-5512
Application Contact Email

Apply By:

Application Deadline


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