Upon successful completion of the State Patrol Academy, Troopers and
Inspectors enforce state laws, administrative orders and regulations
relating to the protection of life and to the operation of motor
carriers, school buses and other vehicles.
Not everyone has the ability or temperament to successfully
undertake a long-term career in police work. Ask yourself the
Do I possess good judgment?
Can I withstand the strenuous physical and mental training?
Can I work long hours under sometimes rugged conditions?
Can I exercise self-control when facing physical or verbal
Can I withstand unethical pressure, fear and danger?
Can I be trusted to uphold the law without prejudice or
Teamwork is essential to meet today’s complex law enforcement
challenges. We encourage you to become a member of the Wisconsin
State Patrol team—a team that prides itself on its ability to work
For more information contact Cathie
Cunningham at (608) 266-3425 or the State Patrol Academy at
(608) 269-2500 ext. 0.