Police Officer

Hartford, MI
Hartford Police Department

Essential Functions:

  • Investigate report of crimes, accidents, and other incidents.
  • Gather, protect and process evidence.
  • Enforce ordinances and statutes, making arrests where appropriate; processing and protecting
    prisoners as required.
  • Providing traffic and parking enforcement and traffic control.
  • Responding to other calls for service, such as motorist’s assists, etc.
  • Complete all necessary reports, tickets, forms, and in-house paper work as required.
  • Check out suspicious subjects, vehicles and situations.
  • Serve subpoenas and other paper work as required.
  • Do court work as required, including obtaining warrants, and doing arraignments.
  • As appropriate, conduct property checks of businesses, public buildings and areas, and private homes.
  • Provide preventive patrol.
  • Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs and community welfare and safety.


  • Position requires a high diploma or equivalent and completion of training at an accredited police academy.
  • Requires frequent use of a motor vehicle, personal computer, including word processing programs, calculator, telephone, copier, fax machine, two-way radio and weaponry.
  • Required to be MCOLES certified. Must have a valid State of Michigan Driver’s License and good driving record.