The Manitowoc Police Department strives to hire the best police officers to serve our community. The duties of a patrol officer is to serve and protect the citizens of Manitowoc. The patrol officer must have working knowledge of federal laws, state statutes, and city ordinances and must also exhibit a considerable amount of discretion and initiative when dealing with the citizens of the community. The patrol officer must be physically fit, be able to perform all essential functions of a police officer, and must be able to use all standard police equipment, techniques, and use of force options.
United States citizen
Valid Wisconsin driver's license
Associate's degree in police science or sixty semester hours of undergraduate credits in a law enforcement related field, or an equal amount of law enforcement experience
Meet minimum requirements as set forth by Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board
No felony convictions; no domestic abuse convictions
Vision corrected to 20/20
Good verbal and written communication skills
If you have specific questions relating to the recruitment process please contact Deputy Chief Jason Freiboth by Email or at 920-686-6562.