Police Chief Jobs in South Portland, ME

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City of South Portland - South Portland, ME
To be considered, a candidate must have extensive experience in law enforcement operations, crime prevention, criminal investigations, and emergency planning and must have thorough knowledge of the...
25 days ago
Town of Scarborough - Scarborough, ME (3 miles from South Portland, ME)
To be considered, a candidate must have extensive experience in law enforcement operations, crime prevention, criminal investigations, and emergency planning and must have thorough knowledge of the...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for South Portland, ME

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25,175
1,199
Medium

Police Chief Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Understanding and Managing the Stresses of Police Work
Policing has always been psychological challenging. On any given shift police officers may encounter a range of psychological challenges including domestic violence, interacting with people...

What Every Provider Should Know: High Risk Chief Complaints
Managing Emergencies: What Every Doctor Must Know features high quality video lectures, online case scenarios with questions and discussion groups, and a hands-on skills workshop. A detailed...

Intermediate Community Policing
This course helps tribal police departments by building awareness. The five-part course introduces the social developmental skill building required for tribal communities to investigate domestic...

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Salary for Police Chief Jobs in South Portland, ME

This is the average annual salary for Police Chief jobs in South Portland, ME as reported by the BLS.

$75,180

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Chiefs in South Portland, ME offer the following education background
  • Master's Degree (33.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (9.8%)
  • High School or GED (8.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (5.7%)
  • Some College (2.4%)
  • Some High School (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Police Chiefs in South Portland, ME
  • None (36.7%)
  • 4-6 years (12.9%)
  • 2-4 years (11.1%)
  • 10+ years (9.7%)
  • 8-10 years (9.0%)
  • 1-2 years (8.8%)
  • 6-8 years (6.9%)
  • Less than 1 year (4.9%)

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