Transit Police Officer

Detroit, MI
Detroit Transit Police

Salary: $49,400 – $69,200/yr.

Closing Date: April 4, 2024.

Position Summary:

Detroit Transit Police Officers are MCOLES licensed officers with the authority to enforce the laws and city ordinances, while patrolling the city?s Transit systems. These systems include the Detroit People Mover Elevated Rail System, Detroit Department of Transportation city-wide bus system, Detroit Department of Transportation facilities and centers, and the M-1 Rail System.


  • Candidates can be current MCOLES licensed or expired MCOLES licensed (must be renewed and current upon hire).
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED from an accredited institution.
  • U.S. Citizen.
  • No felony convictions.
  • Valid Michigan driver’s license with an acceptable driving history.
  • MCOLES certifiable (successfully passed MCOLES reading, writing and physical agility standards).