Full and Part-Time Police Officer

Newaygo, MI
Newaygo Police Department

Essential Functions:

  • Patrol in a vehicle.
  • Respond to calls for service.
  • Make arrests.
  • Prepare narrative crime reports and non-criminal reports, criminal investigations and follow-up traffic crash investigations.
  • Participate in training sessions.
  • Participate in community-oriented events.
  • Patrol Newaygo Public School District.
  • Display a positive and professional attitude and demeanor.
  • Detain search and question suspects as appropriate.


  • Associates degree in law enforcement, criminal justice or a related field required.
  • Must be licensed, licensable as a police officer by MCOLES. (Or interested in an academy to become a licensed officer).
  • Must be a U.S. citizen and be 21 years or older at the time of employment.
  • Must possess, or be able to obtain by time of hire, a valid driver’s license.
  • No felony convictions and/or disqualifying criminal histories.
  • Must be able to read and write the English language.
  • Must be of good moral character.
  • Ability to successfully complete all phases of the selection process.