MPD Background Investigation Information
City of Milwaukee Police Department
Background Investigation Information
DO NOT submit your Personal History Questionnaire (PHQ) until instructed to do so. The PHQ does NOT substitute for an employment application.
Complete the Personal History Questionnaire (PHQ) in one of the following formats (instructions included):
- Microsoft Word / Adobe PDF
- The Microsoft Word version is formatted to be typed on directly. If completing the PHQ by hand or typewriter, please use black ink.
Candidates for employment with the City of Milwaukee Police Department must pass a thorough background investigation. Once your background investigation is ready to begin, you will be asked to submit a Personal History Questionnaire (PHQ). The PHQ is the first step in the Background Investigation process.
City of Milwaukee
Fire and Police Commission
200 East Wells Street, Room 706
Milwaukee, WI 53202
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