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Police Officer (Entry level & VA DCJS Certified)
The Ashland Police Department is conducting a selection process to develop a pool of qualified Police Officer candidates. We are looking for motivated individuals who wish to work for the Ashland Police Department. The Ashland Police Department is an internationally accredited (CALEA) agency that adheres to the highest standards of professionalism. The Town of Ashland offers an award-winning benefits package and a competitive salary.


Police Officer’s duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Responding to calls for service.
  • Investigating crimes.
  • Conducting proactive patrols
  • Enforcing criminal and traffic codes.
  • Testifying in court.
  • Completing various forms of paperwork.


  • Excellent Health & Dental Insurance
  • Participation in the Virginia Retirement System
  • Participation in a 457 deferred compensation program
  • Town sponsored life insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Career Development Program – up to 4.5% increase per step
  • Night Shift differential
  • Higher Education Reimbursement Program
  • Wellness/Fitness Program Bonus
  • Take Home Vehicle
  • Pre-Employment Academy Reimbursement Program

For more information please visit: http://ashlandva.gov/304/Employment

To apply please visit: https://www.policeapp.com/Ashland-VA-Police-Department/948/

The Town of Ashland is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Position: Police Officer (Entry level & VA DCJS Certified)
Organization: Ashland Police Department
Location: Ashland,  VA 
United States
Salary: $44,200
Posting Start Date: 8/6/2018
Date Posted: 8/7/2018

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Must posses a valid Virginia Operators License
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must have high school diploma or a G.E.D.
  • Sound financial background
Status: This listing expires on: 9/14/2018
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Ashland Police Department

Ashland,  VA 23005
United States
Marie Kemp