Join Chesterfield County Police

The Chesterfield County Police Department is now hiring new and pre-certified officers. The department offers an attractive benefits package, including paid training (no overnights or weekends). Recruit salary is $56,107 until the completion of training. Upon completion of field training and progression to officer status, the salary increases to $58,536. Pre-certified officers are competitively compensated commensurate to similarly tenured and experienced incumbent personnel.

We are a progressive and innovative department with 500-plus officers and more than 100 civilian employees that 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. Broaden your law enforcement experience through advanced training and/or serving in one of our many specialized units. View our recruitment video.


Do you have what it takes? Apply today!

Chat with a Recruiter

Use our Interview Now interest form to inform a recruiter that you would like to chat prior to formally applying. You can also text "JoinCCPD" to 804-656-5824.

People Over Process

Chesterfield County Police Department was recently highlighted by the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) for successful recruitment and retention efforts and organizational culture - specifically our emphasis on people over process. Additionally, our commitment to preserve life, protect the vulnerable and establish problem-solving partnerships were noted. 

Join our award-winning agency that recruits, develops and trains top-tier talent to serve and protect our beloved community. View the IACP Thought Leadership video