The patrol officer is the backbone of any effective law enforcement agency. These officers are the frontline of the department, enforcing the laws and ordinances set forth by the State of Wisconsin and the City of Neenah. Their primary purpose is to respond to citizens’ calls for service, but they also conduct preliminary criminal and traffic accident investigations as well as assist in processing crime scenes. Uniformed patrol officers are engaged in a variety of problem-solving initiatives and educational activities based on the Neenah Police Department’s commitment to neighborhood policing.
In addition to uniform patrol, Neenah PD officers have the opportunity to apply for many lateral positions throughout their careers:
Neenah PD officers are also offered opportunities to volunteer for special teams, varied work assignments, and extra duties, including the following: