Police Employment Application

Looking for employment within our department, please fill out the required application and email it to Lt. Vanbuskirk at bvanbuskirk@mtmorristwp.org

Mt. Morris Twp. Police Department 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.