Police Chief

City of South Pasadena, CA

Police Chief

City of South Pasadena, CA


Located just six miles from downtown Los Angeles, the City of South Pasadena is home to a diverse population of 26,047 within its 3.44 square miles of flatlands and hillsides on the west side of the San Gabriel Valley. This highly desirable community blends the best of small town charm and proximity to unlimited urban amenities. South Pasadena prides itself on its quiet tree-filled neighborhoods and architectural and natural beauty. The South Pasadena Police Department is supported by a staff of 54 and a FY 2018-19 budget of $8.8 million.

The ideal candidate will be a highly regarded law enforcement professional who is well-versed in contemporary community policing. He/she will be a hands-on leader who enjoys being actively engaged with employees and the community. To that end, superior communications and interpersonal skills will be expected. Ten years of progressively responsible experience in a California law enforcement agency that includes management experience and a bachelor’s degree are required. A master’s degree and/or formal leadership development is preferred.

Salary up to $164,532; salary supplemented by an attractive benefits package. Visit www.tbcrecruiting.com for detailed brochure and to apply online. Closes December 23, 2018.


Teri Black · tel 424.296.3111

Bob McFall · tel 818.429.4699