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Lawton Police Department: Full-Time Police Officer Closing Date: August 1, 2023

The Village of Lawton is accepting applications for a full time Police Officer position.  The Village has approximately 1900 residents and is a bedroom community in Western Michigan.  The Village has an award-winning school system and a great business community.


  • Starting hourly wage $20.25 - $24.54 (Negotiable based on qualifications and experience.)
  • Full Medical, Dental and Optical Insurance 80/20 copay.
  • 401 K - Village will match up to 5%
  • Equipment and uniforms provided


  • Must be 21 years of age at the time of appointment
  • Must be MCOLES licensed or licensable
  • Must have a valid Michigan Driver's license
  • No Felony convictions.  Misdemeanors will be screened on a case by case basis
  • Must be a United States citizen

For applications, contact the Village Clerk's Office at 269-624-6407 or the Lawton Police Department at 269-624-2382.  Your application must be accompanied by a resume and cover letter.  Please mail or email your correspondence to Chief Jeffrey Mack at the Lawton Village Police Department, PO Box 117 Lawton, MI  49065 or  Applications will be received until August 1, 2023.

Opening Date: 04/17/2023  
Closing Date: 08/01/2023  

Contact Person: Jeffrey Mack  
Telephone: 269-624-2382