Police Department

Police Department


The City of Riverview is currently hiring four (4) full-time police offers and creating an eligibility list for future police officers. Qualifications must include, at a minimum:

  • High School Diploma/GED.
  • Such person shall have obtained an associate degree recognized by the state department of education prior to employment.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Be at least 21 years of age.
  • Clean criminal record.

A competitive wage package is offered, with salary ranging from $38,795 - $66,043. Also included is a gun allowance, clothing & cleaning allowance, shift premium, paid holidays, vacation, sick time, and longevity. We also offer a competitive benefits package including medical, prescription, dental, vision, life insurances, and 401(a) retirement plan with a retiree healthcare plan.

Employment applications can be found at www.cityofriverview.com under Human Resources. Please complete, print, or scan and email to cmayerich@cityofriverview.com or mail to:

Human Resources
14100 Civic Park Drive
Riverview, Michigan, 48193

To create a profile and schedule a test for these positions, please go to https://www.empco.net/testing/ and follow the instructions. There is a fee to take the examination; however, the results are accepted by all participating police departments in Michigan. Candidates must have a valid test score or have tested by 12/31/2020 to be eligible.

It is not a requirement to take the Empco Examination to apply or receive consideration of your application.

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Riverview Police Department
14100 Civic Park Drive
Riverview, MI 48193-7600
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The City of Riverview Police are here to protect and serve the public.

The Police Department staff is highly trained in:

  • Emergency response procedures
  • Crime Analysis


The Police Department employs 22 certified sworn officers who provide law enforcement services for the City of Riverview 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Police Department also employs an Animal Control Officer, and two civilian clerical employees help with our day to day operation.
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Chief of Police, Ronald Beggs, administers the Police Department and oversees their daily operations. The Police Department is comprised of two divisions:

  • Patrol Division
  • Detective Bureau

In addition to traditional police services, our department offers a Crime Prevention program.

RIPD is also partnered with the United Stated Drug Enforcement Administration to prevent the flow of controlled substances into our community!
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City of Riverview
14100 Civic Park Drive
Riverview, MI 48193

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