Police Chief

City of Pasadena

Police Chief

City of Pasadena



Serving a residential population of 140,000 and a daytime population of 240,000, the City of Pasadena is located 10 miles northeast of downtown Los Angeles in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains. The 23-square mile city is ethnically and culturally diverse and is consistently recognized for its livability and outstanding quality of life. The Pasadena Police Department is supported by more than 375 FTE.


The ideal candidate will be a forward thinking and strong community oriented policing leader who offers impeccable integrity and extensive success in building relationships grounded in mutual respect and trust. In addition, he/she will be an accessible and inclusive professional with the proven ability to generate momentum and commitment around a promising vision.  Experience serving a diverse and highly engaged community will be considered favorably. To be competitive, at least five (5) years of progressively responsible management experience in a comparable agency, which includes service at the rank of Commander/Captain or equivalent, and a bachelor’s degree are required. A master’s degree and/or formal leadership development is strongly preferred.


 Salary range $214,707 - $268,385; salary is supplemented by an attractive benefits package.   This recruitment will close on Sunday, October 28, 2018. Visit www.tbcrecruiting.com for brochure and to apply online.



Teri Black · 424.296.3111

Bradley Wardle · 650.450.3299