Police Officer- Mt. Morris Township

Employment Application

The Mt. Morris Township Police Department is accepting resumes at this time. Future 

applicants must be a certified or certifiable Police Officer as defined by the Michigan 

Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES). 

Minimum qualifications:

         MCOLES certification

          Valid driver’s license

          Must be a U.S. Citizen

          Must be at least 21 years of age at the time of hire

          Associates Degree in Criminal Justice or related field, Bachelor’s degree preferred

  10 years of service as a police officer may substitute for education

          No felony convictions

          No misdemeanor convictions for domestic violence

Essential job 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 and crime prevention programs

          Participate in community oriented events

          Display a positive and professional attitude and demeanor

          Obtain and serve warrants, subpoenas, and other court documents.  

Detain, search and question suspects as appropriate.