(414) 471-8430 [email protected]

Join Our Team

Wauwatosa Police Officers lead with compassion and integrity.

Applications will open again soon!

Serve and Protect in a Vibrant Community

Wauwatosa is a city of homes and commerce.

Located to the west of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, we serve all who live, work, and play in our beautiful community.



Free healthcare clinic for you and your family

Wisconsin Retirement System

Paid Vacation Leave


Hiring Process

We open our application period several times during the year. You’ll engage in physical agility testing, a written survey, assessment center, and interview process.

Don’t have experience? We will sponsor your seat at the law enforcement training academy.

Already in law enforcement? We accept lateral transfers and match your years of sworn service to our pay and vacation schedules.

Know a good Officer?
Referral Program


When any city employee makes a successful referral, we’re offering a referral bonus when the police officer is sworn in.



1700 N 116th Street

Wauwatosa, WI 53226

Call Us

(414) 471-8430