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Police Officer

Madison Police Department

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Type of Opening


Position Responsibilities

Open enrollment for full-time positions


Salary Minimum
Salary Maximum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications


Other Benefits
  • See MPD website.


Other Qualifications
  • See MPD Web site.

Education Requirements:

Additional Education Information
The closing date for applications for the next full academy is Oct 18, 2021. The deadline for the accelerated academy is July 1, 2021.
Laterals/Accelerated Academy - The Madison Police Department is currently recruiting for an “accelerated” academy exclusively for veteran police officers (i.e., officers with three or more years of continuous and full-time law enforcement experience in patrol, in the State of Wisconsin).
As a veteran police officer you would attend our accelerated Academy, (taught in-house by MPD Training Staff, non-residential, Monday-Friday, 8a-4p, with full pay and benefits provided) following the academy you would participate in a condensed field training program before moving seamlessly to a position in Patrol Services. The current starting salary as of December, 2020 is $62,782. Please visit our website at: to learn more about our hiring process and to download an application.


Other Notes
  • Find more information at The MPD Website
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
Officer Chanda Dolsen
Application Contact Agency
Madison Police Department
Application Contact Address

5702 Femrite Drive
Madison, WI 53718
United States

Application Contact Phone
(608) 261-9815
Application Contact Email


Application Requirements
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