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Police Chief

Municipal/State/Federal Openings

Police Chief

New Haven

Posting Date: May 10, 2019
Closing Date: May 24, 2019

Position Overview back to top

Highly responsible Executive Management position requiring administrative & professional police work directing and controlling all employees and activities of Police Department. Based on the principles of Community Policing, work involves responsibility for crime prevention, detection and apprehension of criminals, regulation of non-criminal conduct, and the provision of general police services to the community.

Qualifications back to top

Requires grad. from a four-year college with bachelor’s degree; and 5+ years’ experience in management and direction of supervisors of a police department with 200+ employees serving a population of 100,000+ residents. Prior supervisory experience as a member of NHPD preferred. Residency in the city of New Haven is required within six months of appointment. Must also meet standards for police certification as established by the POST within twelve months of employment unless extension granted by Council.

How to Apply back to top

INSTRUCTIONS: In order to be considered for this title, you must submit an Application during the posting period via the online application portal.

1) Go to
2) Click on Employment Opportunities and follow all instructions provided. You will need a valid, working email address to apply.
3) Applications may be submitted between the posting dates May 13, 2019 – May 24, 2019.
4) You must include a resume with your submission.