Police Officer

Chesterfield, VA
Chesterfield Police Department
Salary: $44,289.00 Annually

Operate an assigned patrol vehicle; patrol assigned areas of the county for traffic and criminal violations; respond to citizen calls, complaints, and requests for information; conduct victim witness, and suspect interviews; prepare detailed reports; make arrests; testify in court; interact with community groups and organizations; perform other police patrol operations in the field as assigned and as needed. Perform other work as required.

$44,289.00 Annually

3/7/2019 5:00 PM Eastern


Minimum Qualifications
Must be a US citizen; must have a high school diploma or GED; be at least 21 years of age prior to completion of the training academy; successful applicants must pass a written and a physical ability test; possess or be eligible for a Virginia driver's license with no more than six demerit points in the past twelve months; binocular vision of 20/25 corrected; weight in proportion to height; no conviction of felonies and/or habitual misdemeanors; no conviction of, or guilty plea or no contest plea to: misdemeanor sex offense; or any domestic assault; pass an extensive background investigation, which includes a polygraph, psychological, medical and drug screening. Pre-employment drug testing, FBI criminal background check and education/degree verification required. This position is subject to working in high security areas governed by the US Department of Justice's "Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Security Policy" and therefore requires successfully passing a more stringent criminal background check.