Waukesha County

Waukesha County Sheriff's Department Cadet Program


Are you interested in becoming an Cadet with the Waukesha County Sheriff's Department?

Membership is open to young adults who have completed the 8th grade and are between the ages of 14 and 21 years of age.

Meetings are held every Sunday, excluding various holiday weekends, from 7 to 9 pm at the Waukesha County Sheriff's Department located at 515 W. Moreland Boulevard, Waukesha, WI 53188. Cadets will be notified in advance about any changes to meeting dates, times and location. 

Cadets receive training in traffic control, first aid, conflict resolution, law enforcement use of force and physical fitness and participate in statewide competitions and scholarship opportunities.

Additional requirements for membership include:

  • Completed application
  • Parental approval
  • Good health
  • Good moral habits with no arrests or convictions for serious offenses
  • 2.0 GPA maintained in school

Cadet Application

Cadet Background Release

For additional information, please contact [email protected]

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