Police Chief

Commerce City

Police Chief

Police Chief – City of Commerce City, CO
Commerce City, Colorado, is conveniently located just eight miles north of downtown Denver in
Adams County. A safe, diverse, and welcoming community of 62,418, Commerce City residents
experience a high quality of life with affordable housing, abundant recreational opportunities,
prosperous businesses, world-class healthcare, and all the amenities metropolitan Denver has
to offer.
Commerce City is a home-rule City operating under a council-manager form of government.
The City Council is comprised of nine members, including the Mayor. Commerce City is seeking
an authentic and approachable servant-leader committed to enhancing the department’s
culture of teamwork and service to serve as its next Chief of Police. The ideal candidate will be
humble and not ego-driven, who genuinely cares about people. They will be empathetic,
transparent, and respected, with high integrity. The next Police Chief will be a trusted leader
with a positive attitude, excellent communication skills, and strong community connections.
A bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, public administration, business administration, or a
related field and ten years of experience in high-level management of a law enforcement
organization is required. A master’s degree is preferred. Training at the FBI National Academy,
Northwest Police Academy School of Police Staff and Command, or Southern Police Institute, or
Senior Management Institute for Police is highly desired. An equivalent combination of
education and law enforcement/management experience, which provides the required
knowledge, skills, and abilities, may be considered. Must possess a valid State of Colorado
driver’s license upon appointment. Must possess or be able to obtain Colorado P.O.S.T.
certification. Must be a resident of Commerce City within three months of the hire date.
The salary range for this position is $158,431-228,324, dependent on qualifications and
experience.
Please apply online at: https://www.governmentresource.com/executive-recruitment/openrecruitments/commerce-city-co-chief-of-police
First review of Applications: November 27, 2022
For more information on this position contact:
Larry Boyd, Senior Vice President
LarryBoyd@GovernmentResource.com
469-261-5113

To apply for this job please visit www.governmentresource.com.