Patrol officer hourly wage ranges from $21.50 - $24.50 depending on experience. Officers receive holiday premium pay, life, health and dental insurance, paid leave, and a MERS pension plan in which you are fully vested after five years.
Thanks to access to federal grants and secure funding streams, Pokagon Tribal Police officers receive the best equipment, vehicles, and technology. From patrol car to firearms gear, only the best and safest equipment is issued.
Every patrol car is fully equipped with such cutting edge technology as state wide portable radio, a computer-aided dispatch center, and computerized record management system. In-car computers provide up to date dispatch information and access to police records and mug shots. Citations are created and printed inside the car. Our back seats are a solid plastic insert to prevent offenders from hiding contraband and weapons. Full screens. between the front and back of the vehicle are almost completely sealed to protect officers from hostile offenders and to provide extra protection in the event of a vehicle roll over.