Police Chief Jobs in Portsmouth, VA

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Chief Of Police

  • Portsmouth City Hall
  • Portsmouth, VA
  • 24 days ago
Monitors and directs all operational functions such as patrol activities, criminal investigations, employee training and development, and animal control....

Police Chief

  • City of Portsmouth
  • Portsmouth, VA
  • 28 days ago
enforcement agencies to provide technical assistance, and to ensure responsive, appropriate delivery of law enforcement services.Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice, Public Administration, Psychology...

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Highest Education Level

Police Chiefs in Portsmouth, VA offer the following education background
  • Master's Degree (34.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (10.0%)
  • High School or GED (7.6%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (6.2%)
  • 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 Portsmouth, VA
  • 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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