|Chief of Police|
|Organization: City of Bristol, Virginia|
Salary range: $76,365 - $104,024 DOQ
The City of Bristol, Virginia (pop. 17,835) is recruiting for the position of Chief of Police. The Chief of Police reports to the City Manager.
The City’s Police Department is made up of 52 sworn officers and 21 civilian employees with a $5.2 mil budget. All members of this Department set high standards and strive to deliver professional police services to all citizens. The Department provides a full range of services including: Crime Prevention, Alarm Procedures, Holiday/Halloween Safety Tips, Safe Kids, Employee Safety Training, Shoplifting Training, Personal Safety Training, National Night Out, Bicycle Rodeo, Triad, Police Department Tours for Youth, ”HALT” (Halt Auto Break-ins Today and Safe-Way Home Program), patrol, investigations, community resource officers in the public schools, bike patrols, neighborhood watch, special operations, a citizens police academy and communications (911 dispatch). The City has a relatively low crime rate compared to state and national standards and the department takes great pride in a relatively high clearance rate for reported crimes. The City of Bristol, Virginia is a growing community with a low cost of living and high quality of life.
Successful candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree in the Criminal Justice field. Experience sought not less than 10 years experience in related law enforcement field along with progressive management experience preferably in law enforcement or public administration. Excellent benefit package.
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Please submit application and resume to Human Resources, 300 Lee Street, Bristol, VA 24201. Application, job description, and further information available at www.bristolva.org. Deadline close of business October 15, 2013. EOE
Administration & Management|
300 Lee Street|
Country: UNITED STATES
$76,365.00 to $104,024.00 Annually
Negotiable / DOQ
|Apply By Date:|
|October 15, 2013|