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Police Officer

De Forest 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

Work in a team environment to complete general police functions including patrol, criminal law enforcement, investigations, traffic enforcement, ordinance enforcement, maintaining public peace, protecting life and property, problem-solving, and working with the community to address community needs.


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


  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Education Incentive Pay
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Educational Incentive Upon Hire
  • Long Term Disability
  • Compensatory Time
  • Equipment Provided by agency, followed by yearly clothing allowance
  • Triple time pay eligibility for working 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
  • U.S. citizen
  • Vision correctable to 20/20
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age

Education Requirements:

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


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Physical Fitness/Agility Screening
  • Psychological Examination
  • Written Exam
Other Notes
  • Minorities and Women are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • Incomplete applications, applications which do not meet the minimum requirements or the application deadline will not be accepted.
  • Paper applications are not accepted, please complete the agency application.
Affirmative Action (AA)
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

How to Apply:

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Chris Riedel
Application Contact Title
Application Contact Agency
DeForest Police Department
Application Contact Address

110 S. Stevenson Street
DeForest, WI 53532
United States

Application Contact Phone
(608) 846-6756
Application Contact Fax
(608) 846-6779
Application Contact Email
Application Contact Website

Apply By:

Application Deadline


Application Requirements
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