Police Officer

$47,000 yearly
  • Chesterfield County Police Department
  • Chesterfield, VA, USA
  • Apr 28, 2020
Full time Law Enforcement- Officer

Job Description

The Chesterfield County Police Department is actively seeking new and experienced police officers. The basic duties of a police officer include patrolling, traffic enforcement, responding to calls for service and addressing the community concerns related to crime and quality of life issues.  The initial training consists of a 32 week, non-residential academy, and a two-month field training period. 

The Chesterfield County Police Department is a progressive and professional department located in Central Virginia near the City of Richmond. We offer paid training, permanent shifts, and a take home vehicle.  We also offer paid retirement and a GI Bill approved academy. The department is a full service agency with 21 specialized units including SWAT, K-9 and Investigations.  Officers are eligible to join specialized units two years after field training. We also offer internship opportunities for juniors and seniors.

Training Requirements

None required for new officer applicants. We accept Virginia certifications as well as out-of-state for those with experience. Check our website for more information!