Michigan State Police Hosts Women's Recruiting Seminar

Contact: Capt. Monica Yesh, Recruiting and Selection Division, 734-260-0381

September 13, 2018

The Michigan State Police (MSP) will host a Women’s Recruiting Seminar on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018 at Schoolcraft College VisTaTech Center, Kehrl Auditorium, at 18600 Haggerty Road in Livonia from 10 a.m. until noon. Attendees are asked to arrive by 9:45 a.m.

Recognizing the importance of a diverse workforce, the MSP is committed to reflecting the communities it serves. This free seminar will explain the variety of career opportunities available. Female troopers, supervisors and command officers will provide insight and answer questions on recruit training, the lifestyle of a trooper and positions available.

The minimum requirements for consideration of employment are as follows:

  • Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, of good moral character and have no felony convictions.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen and a Michigan resident at the time of appointment to the academy.
  • Applicants must possess a high school diploma or GED.
  • Applicants must have a good driving record and stable credit history is required.

 The starting salary at the beginning of recruit school is $44,000 annually with a $7,800 raise upon completion of one year.

 To attend the seminar, RSVP to Tpr. Kellie Shaffer at ShafferK@michigan.gov. Attire for this event is business casual.