LeMire, Joseph

Chief of Police
University Police

Chief Joseph LeMire started his law enforcement career with the UW Madison Police Department in 1993.  Since that time he has worked for the Hannahville Indian Community in Wilson, MI, The Escanaba Public Safety Department in Michigan and the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh where he served as Police Chief prior to being appointed Chief of Police by UW Milwaukee in July 2015.  Joseph has a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from the University of St. Thomas in St.Paul, MN and a Masters of Public Administration from UW Oshkosh.  Joseph is a graduate of the Criminal Justice Executive Development Institute and the FBI Command College.