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City of Westminster
Chief of Police

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Position Title: Chief of Police
Concentration: Law Enforcement
Level of Entry: Administrative

Hiring Agency

Agency: City of Westminster
Address: 56 West Main Street, Suite 1
City: Westminster
State: MD    Zipcode: 21157
Contact: Beth Fahey
Phone: 410-848-5236
Fax: 410-848-3954
Email Address:

Descriptive Tasks/Responsibilities for Position

The City of Westminster is seeking an innovative and experienced law enforcement professional to serve as its next Chief of Police for a community of approximately 19,000 residents. The Chief of Police will lead a full-service law enforcement agency staffed by 44 sworn officers and 13 civilian employees.

Minimum salary for the position is $103,724, plus a competitive fringe benefit program (including City-provided vehicle). Consideration of higher salary is dependent on experience and qualifications. Hiring range is $103,724 to $115,000.

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Position is open until filled. For best consideration, submit resume by 4:30 PM EST on Friday, December 21, 2018 to the Human Resources Department by email at:, faxed to: 410-848-3954 or mailed to: City of Westminster, 56 West Main Street, Suite 1, Westminster, Maryland 21157. The Human Resources Department can be reached at 410-848-5236. EOE


Minimum requirements include a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university and 10+ years of experience as a senior law enforcement command official. Required licenses and certifications include weapons proficiency and a valid Maryland driver’s license or the ability to obtain one within a reasonable period of time.

Application Period

Application Period Begins: 11/30/2018

Application Period Ends: 05/30/2019

Number Positions to be Filled: 1

Yearly Salary: $103,724.00
(Some agencies may post only their standard hourly rate)

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