Police Officer: Wauwatosa Police Department, Wisconsin

Wauwatosa PD

Wauwatosa Police Department Recruiting

At the Wauwatosa Police Department, our mission is to maintain a safe community, and we hire a variety of law enforcement positions to help contribute to that mission. Below, find information on how to apply, our benefits, lateral transfer options, and other information for you to consider a career with the Wauwatosa Police Department.

How to Apply

The Wauwatosa Police Department uses an ongoing recruitment process. Apply online.


The basic requirements in order to become a Police Officer with the Wauwatosa Police Department:

  • At least 21 years of age at the time of application
  • Have a valid driver’s license
  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Have a high school diploma
  • Have obtained a minimum of 60 college credits

Hiring Process