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Wisconsin LAW ENFORCEMENT DEATH RESPONSE TEAM

Wisconsin LEDR Team Providing immediate support services in the event of law enforcement deaths regardless of the circumstances.

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Law Enforcement Torch Run

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City of South Milwaukee, Wisconsin seeking Police Chief

September 13, 2017

CHIEF OF POLICE ANNOUNCEMENT

The City of South Milwaukee presently is seeking a highly motivated professional to become its next Chief of Police. The position serves as the City’s Chief Executive Officer of the Police Department and is responsible for the administration, supervision, and management of the City of South Milwaukee Police Department. The Chief of Police is responsible for the protection of life and property through the management of all municipal law enforcement services and activities. This position supervises the conduct and efficiency of all members and employees of the Department.

Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, Police Science, Public or Business Management or a closely related field and current certification as a Law Enforcement Officer by the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board or ability to obtain WI LESB certification through the Law Enforcement Reciprocity Exam for current out of state certification/licensure within one (1) year of appointment. Fifteen years law enforcement experience with a minimum of five (5) years’ experience at a command staff level is required. Management level program completion through Southern Police Institute (SBI), Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) National Academy, Northwestern University Center for Public Safety (NUCPS), Wisconsin Law Enforcement Command College, or equivalent is preferred. A Master’s Degree is also preferred. Membership in a law enforcement professional organization preferred. A valid driver’s license is required. (See Attached document for further details.) Deadline: October 6, 2017