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Deputy Chief of Police

Location: Warrenton, VA


Warrenton Police Department


Open until filled.

Job Description / Responsibilities

The Town of Warrenton is seeking a Deputy Chief of Police to exercise command over operational and administrative activities of the Department, under the direction of the Chief of Police.  

Salary Scale: $69,254-$110,806, excellent benefits.



Requires thorough knowledge of the rules and regulations relating to law enforcement administration; ability to assign, direct and supervise the work of officers and subordinate staff; ability to deal with the public firmly and tactfully; ability to analyze complex police problems and to adopt quick and effective, reasonable courses of action; skill in the use of firearms and operation of a motor vehicle.

Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred.

Extensive experience in police administration, including considerable supervisory experience.

Must possess a valid Virginia Driver’s License.


How to Apply

A Town of Warrenton application (available at and a résumé are required.

Send to:

Director of Human Resources
P.O. Drawer 341
Warrenton, Virginia 20188

(18 Court St, Warrenton, VA 20186)

Open until filled.



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