Teri Black & Company LLC.

Police Chief - City of Fresno, CA

Closes at midnight (PT) on:  Sunday, June 30, 2019

With a population of 520,000, Fresno is the fifth-largest City in California, the 34th largest City in the country and serves as the financial, industrial, trade, and commercial capital of California’s central San Joaquin Valley. Residents and visitors enjoy Fresno’s proximity to Yosemite, Kings Canyon, and Sequoia National Parks and other sites of national beauty. The Fresno Police Department (FPD) is committed to continuously building community support and trust as its foundation of success in serving this large diverse city. The Department is supported by 1,122 positions (835 sworn and 287 civilian) and a FY2019 adopted budget of over $180 million.
 
The City is seeking a contemporary leader with deep roots in community policing. The ideal candidate will have a reputation for building and maintaining community trust and productive partnerships that serve to enhance public safety and peacekeeping. Experience serving an ethnically and culturally diverse community is strongly preferred. Ten years of increasingly responsible law enforcement management experience and a Bachelor’s degree is required. A Master’s degree and/or completion of formal leadership development is desirable.
 
Hiring salary range goes up to $228,960.   Closing date:  Sunday, June 30, 2019