Police Department


Williston Police Department seeks applicants who emulate our core values: professionalism, integrity, service, safety, and responsiveness.

Candidates for the position of police officer must possess high moral character, honesty, and integrity.

Minimum Requirements

  • Citizen of the United States or in-resident alien status
  • High school graduate or possess a GED certificate
  • Possess a valid driver’s license


Outlined below are examples of conduct and/or other criteria which will be grounds for a candidate’s automatic disqualification from the police officer hiring process. These examples are not intended to be an all-inclusive list of disqualifiers that result in a police officer candidate’s elimination from further consideration for employment with the Williston Police Department. However, the discovery of any of the examples listed shall be enough to automatically disqualify a candidate from further consideration. In addition, a candidate’s failure to disclose any such conduct and/or criteria shall also result in the candidate’s automatic elimination from further employment consideration.

Criminal Conduct

Dishonesty, Failure to Disclose, and Lack of Integrity Criteria

Personal Appearance Criteria

Other Automatic Disqualifying Criteria