Police Chief

City of Redwood City, CA



Located in the center of the San Francisco Peninsula in San Mateo County, Redwood City is home to 83,000 residents. Numerous world-class firms and more than 500 start-ups have a notable presence in this increasingly popular Silicon Valley community that has been named among the Top 100 places to live by Liveability.com. The Redwood City Police Department is supported by a staff of 128 (97 sworn) and an annual budget of $45.28 million.


The City is seeking a courageous, contemporary and community oriented leader known for being innovative and solutions driven. He/she will be a highly resourceful manager, collaborative team player and an exceptional mentor who is committed to developing others. The ideal candidate will value community engagement as a standard business practice and be known for embracing diversity in all forms. He/she will offer a strong professional history in municipal law enforcement that includes breadth in assignments as well as significant managerial and administrative experience. A Bachelor’s degree is required; Master’s degree and/or formal leadership training is desirable.


Salary range $192,648 - $260,076; salary supplemented by a competitive benefits package. For detailed information and to apply online, visit www.tbcrecruiting.com.  This recruitment will close on Sunday, December 17, 2017.


Teri Black ● 424.296.3111

Bradley Wardle ● 650.450.3299