Village of Cross Plains, WI
Chief of Police
The Village of Cross Plains, WI (population approximately 4,000) seeks a highly motivated leader to serve as the community's next Chief of Police. In addition to administrative duties involved with managing the police department, the incumbent will also be responsible for assisting with patrol and investigative duties. The Police Department is comprised of four (4) full time officers, one (1) Lt. Detective, one (1) Administrative Assistant, and the Police Chief.
Cross Plains is located in the beautiful rolling hills of South-Central Wisconsin in Dane County and is known as the Gateway to the Driftless area. Our Village is approximately 1.7 square miles and we are located just 15 miles from the State Capitol in Madison. Black Earth Creek, a Class 1 cold water fishery, meanders through the village. Residents of Cross Plains enjoy several beautiful parks, a public pool, as well as many summer and winter recreation activities.