Police Commander

City of Menlo Park, CA

Police Commander

City of Menlo Park, CA



Conveniently located between San Francisco and San Jose in the Silicon Valley, the City of Menlo Park (pop. 32,000+) is known for its beautiful tree-lined neighborhoods, active commercial districts and fiscal stability. Home to Facebook and considered the “Capital of Venture Capital”, the city spans 18 square miles. The Menlo Park Police Department is supported by 76 FTE (54 sworn) and an annual budget of $18.4 million.


A high energy professional who embodies the values of community policing, the ideal candidate will also be an exceptional mentor with the proven ability to lead high-performing teams. In addition, superior communications and interpersonal skills along with exceptional critical thinking abilities will be expected. At least three years of supervisory experience with a California municipal or county law enforcement agency at the rank of Sergeant or above, a bachelor’s degree, and California POST certification are required. Master’s degree preferred.


Current salary range is $147,663 - $215,426; placement within the range DOQE. Salary is supplemented by a competitive benefits package. Closing date: Sunday, June 10, 2018. Visit www.tbcrecruiting.com to download recruitment brochure and apply online.


Teri Black ▪ 424.296.3111

Bradley Wardle ▪ 650.450.3299