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Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements for Police Officer 1
  1. Must be 21 years of age on the date of appointment.
  2. Must be a citizen of the United States of America.
  3. Must possess a valid Michigan Drivers License at the time of employment.
  4. Physical condition must be adequate to perform the essential functions of a police officer as determined be the City of Lansing Medical Director.
  5. The standard visual acuity without correction must be at least 20/100 in both eyes with a binocular vision of 20/100, correctable to 20/20 in each eye with lenses.
  6. Must posses a minimum of 90 term or 60 semester credit hours from as accredited college {in some instances, 53 term hours or 36 semester credit hours would be acceptable}.Major credits in law enforcement are desirable.
  7. No felony convictions.
  8. Must have begun a Hepatitis B inoculation program at the City of Lansing Medical Facility prior to employment.
Michael Yankowski
Chief of Police
120 W. Michigan Ave.
Lansing, MI 48933

Police Headquarters
Staff Services
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

- Criminal History check
- FOIA Request
- Reports
- Finger Printing
M-F 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
- Gun Registration
M-F 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.