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Lake Orion Police Department: Police Officer Closing Date: January 1, 2024

The Lake Orion Police Department is looking to fill a full-time vacancy.  Lake Orion is in northern Oakland County, approximately 1.5 square miles, with just shy of 3,000 residents.  Lake Orion consists of a lake, a bustling downtown community (including an active night scene), and one mile of M-24.  

Starting pay is $26.12 an hour, with top pay being $34.69 an hour after three years.  Health insurance is through BCBS of Michigan, with no employee contribution, and retirement is MERS 457.


  1. Associate's Degree
  2. MCOLES licensed or MCOLES licensable
  3. No felony convictions 
  4. Good driving record
  5. Excellent critical thinking/problem solving skills 
  6. Ability to work alone
  7. Ability to work all shifts, including weekends and holidays

Normal work schedule is 12-hour rotation, with every other weekend off.  If interested, please send resume to Officer Brown at the email listed above.