Now Hiring

The Chesterfield County Police Department is now hiring new and pre-certified officers. The department offers an attractive benefits package, including a starting salary of $44,289 and a $1,500 signing bonus.

$1,500 Signing Bonus

New and pre-certified officers are eligible for the signing bonus. To earn the bonus, the recruit must meet all of the following requirements:

  • Apply on or between November 1, 2018, and October 31, 2019
  • Successfully complete the first six weeks of the Police Academy
  • Exhibit competence in the areas of marksmanship, emergency vehicle operations and defensive tactics (competence equivalent to the standard necessary to graduate)


Do you have what it takes to wear our badge? Apply today!
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Join Our Team

We are a progressive and innovative department with 500-plus officers and more than 100 civilian employees.

Serve Your Community

We are a part of the community, not apart from it. Our officers are committed to serving the people of Chesterfield County with integrity and professionalism.

Start Your Adventure

You can broaden your law enforcement experience through advanced training and/or serving in one of our many specialized units.