We are no longer accepting applications for the January 2016 police academy. Applications for the June 2016 police academy will be accepted August 3, 2015 - November 19, 2015.
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Dear Police Applicant
As chief of police, I welcome your interest in the Chesterfield County Police Department. I am very proud of this department and I am pleased that you have made a decision to pursue a career with us. Should you be selected for one of our police officer positions, you will join one of the most respected and professional police departments in the state of Virginia.
It is important that you read and understand all of the information. I ask you to pay specific attention to the minimum qualifications for the position of police officer. We maintain these standards to ensure that we provide the highest caliber of police officers in our community. This also means that should you be selected, you can always expect to work with fellow police officers who are among the best in the nation.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call the Police Personnel Unit at 804-748-1547.
I wish you success in your future law enforcement endeavors.
Colonel Thierry G. Dupuis
Chief of Police
Interested in Applying
See the Human Resource Management employment opportunities listing. For additional information, contact Human Resource Management at 804-748-1551 or the Police Personnel Unit at 804-748-1547.
Chesterfield County only accepts online applications. Visit this site any time 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Scan available positions and then complete an application online. You may even save your application electronically and resubmit it as new positions of interest become available. You also may start an application, save it, and complete it at a later time.
Pride, Service, Professionalism
The Chesterfield County Police Department is a proactive police agency that constantly enhances its services to meet challenges faced by law enforcement in the 21st century. If you are concerned that the police agencies you are considering as your future employer are not prepared for these challenges, look no further. At the Chesterfield County Police Department we understand that you are our future.
The Chesterfield County Police Department is a large police agency that offers a full range of police services to our residents. Chesterfield County is a suburb of Richmond, Virginia that offers quick access to Virginia's beaches, mountains and many of the East Coast's major metropolitan centers including Washington, DC, Baltimore, MD, Norfolk, VA and Virginia Beach, VA.