The Fox Point Police Department is committed to protecting the safety and welfare of the residents and visitors while enforcing the laws in a fair and equitable manner. We accomplish these goals through a community policing model and are seeking individuals who believe they can work cooperatively with the public and other law enforcement personnel in this type of an environment.
We encourage you to review the information below to gain a better understanding of the positions expectations and benefits. Additionally, our annual reports are available here to provide a snapshot of the previous years activities.
If you are considering a career with the Fox Point Police Department, reach out to our staff to schedule a meeting and ride-along. Application material is available online.
- Position Overview
- Essential Duties
- Personal Characteristics
- Salary & Benefits
- Specialty Programs
Police officers are problem solvers – interacting with a wide spectrum of individuals, responding to an array of critical issues, and directly helping people with tangible results. The profession is rewarding as well as challenging. Police officers run toward danger and often interact with people on their worst days – as an officer, you are the bridge between crisis and a healthy and safe outcome for the individuals you serve.
New officers will have the ability to participate in all aspects of police work, from community engagement and problem-solving, to criminal investigations and traffic enforcement. You will find the camaraderie of being part of a team with the freedom to shape your own career. You will join some of the finest women and men in law enforcement on a department that prides itself on its high level of professionalism.
Police officers wear many hats in the community and will be asked to perform numerous tasks throughout the day. The list below is a general overview of the duties and responsibilities, but is far from all-inclusive.
Integrity: Be committed to performing our work with the highest degree of honor and professionalism. The community demands that officers maintain the public trust and are accountable for their actions. Possess the quality of being honest with strong moral principles. Not only does this quality exemplify the professionalism of a police officer, but it is necessary for courtroom testimony.
Police Officers in Fox Point are a member of the Fox Point Professional Police Association and are granted benefits outlined in their collective bargaining agreement.
- First Year: $61,072
- Second Year: $68,321
- Third Year: $75,507
- Fourth Year: $82,652
- Officers with college education receive additional hourly incentives
- 1 year | 10 days
- 5 years | 11 days
- 7 years | 15 days
- 13 years | 20 days
- 15 years | 25 days
- 25 years | 27 days