Employment

Hiring inquiries should be directed to the Civil Service Department. Please do not send resumes to Livonia Police Department.

The city is currently taking applications for both the position of police officer and police service aide.  Please visit the City of Livonia website, Civil Service Department for more information.

A wide variety of career opportunities are available for individuals with varied interests, talents, and skills. Officers are promoted within the ranks, so a career with the Livonia Police Department offers potential for advancement and promotion. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

What does it take to be a Livonia Police Officer?

A deep sense of patriotism, unyielding dedication to protecting the public, sacrifice, and a passion for the American way of life is just the beginning. The desire and dedication to make a difference in the lives of many is an important trait to have to be a Livonia Police Officer.

A career with the Livonia Police Department offers:

  • Prestige and Respect
  • Personal Satisfaction
  • Variety of Assignments
  • A Chance to Make Your Own Decisions

Officers have the opportunity to transfer and/or specialize in numerous bureaus and units within the department.  These areas include:  Detectives, Patrol, Traffic, K-9, Narcotics, Training, Computers, Community Services, Property / Licensing and the SWAT team, among others.

All uniforms and equipment are furnished by the department.

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