The Somerset Police Department has a continuous hiring process for PART-time police officers. Currently, we are NOT accepting applications for FULL-time officers. Please check back for future openings.


General – Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship. Must be at least 18 years of age at the time of application; must have a valid Wisconsin Driver’s License or eligible at time of employment.

Education – Graduation from high school or GED is required. Have completed a minimum of 60 college credits, an Associates Degree, or higher. Degrees in Police Administration and/or Criminal Justice are highly desirable.

Personal Qualifications – Must have good character and reputation; superior self-command, alertness, and judgment; ability to establish and maintain good working and public relations. Conviction of a serious offense, repeated or numerous convictions for minor offenses, conviction of an offense involving moral turpitude, or discharge from the military service under other than honorable conditions may be disqualifying.

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