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Lawrence Police Department: Police Officer Positions (Full-Time and Part-Time) Closing Date: October 7, 2024

Lawrence PD is accepting applications for full time and part time Police Officer positions. The Village has approximately 1000 residents and is a bedroom community in South West Lower Michigan. Lawrence has a small but growing industrial park located just north of 1-94. The department is looking for experienced full and part-time officers to provide community based policing to the citizens and businesses of this rural area.


Starting hourly wage $25.00 - $30.00 per hour depending on prior police experience
Equipment and uniforms provided.
Full time employees MERS Defined Contribution Plan (6% employee contribution 3% Village contribution)
Medical/Dental/vision health care plans
12 paid holidays per year
2.5 weeks of paid time off


Must be 21 years of age at the time of appointment and meet all MCOLES standards
Must be MCOLES licensed or licensable
Must have a minimum of an Associate Degree or equivalent experience
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
Medical First Responder license is preferred but not required

For applications, contact the Village Clerk or Police Department in person or at 269-674-8161. Your application must be accompanied by a resume and cover letter.

Please drop-off, mail or email your correspondence to: 

Chief Paul B. Bianco 
Lawrence Police Department 
157 N. Paw Paw Street 
Lawrence, Ml 49064