Police Officer Requirements – Michigan

Minimum Requirements to be a Police Officer in Michigan

Not less than 18 years. No maximum age

United States Citizenship..

High school diploma or GED.A college degree from an accredited institution is evidence of complying with this standard.

Felony Convictions
No prior felony convictions. Includes expunged convictions.

Good Moral Character
Possess good moral character as determined by a favorable comprehensive background investigation covering school and employment records, home environment, and personal traits and integrity.Includes arrest and expunged convictions, all previous law violations and personal protection orders.

Driver’s License
Possess a valid operators or chauffeur’s license. May not be in a state of suspension or revocation.