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Bancroft Police Department: Part-time Police Chief Closing Date: November 2, 2022

The Village of Bancroft is seeking a highly visible, part-time police Chief. The Village of Bancroft is located in Shiawassee County. The incoming Chief will be replacing the current part-time Chief, with one part time officer currently working.

Under the direct supervision of the Village President, the Chief will be responsible for the daily operation of the department, annual budget preparation, and law enforcement activities. This position is an administrative/patrol position and requires experience with and knowledge of municipal and community policing. The ideal candidate will have experience with issues facing a rural community, strong leadership, and supervisory skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, and will enjoy being part of an exceptional local government team striving to provide exemplary service to the citizens of the community.

  • A minimum of three years (3), full-time, experience in law enforcement with a progressively responsible supervisory/administrative capacity is preferred.
  • The selected candidate must be currently licensed through Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES) and must possess or have the ability to obtain a MI driver's license.
  • Prior experience as a Police Chief is preferred. 

Resumes accepted no later than 5:00 pm, November 2nd, 2022. Please direct a cover letter, resume, and at least three references to:

Tina Holmes


Village of Bancroft
120 W. Warren St. P.O. Box #97
Bancroft, MI 48414

Opening Date: 10/23/2022  
Closing Date: 11/02/2022  

Contact Person: Tina Holmes  
Telephone: 989-634-5375