The Center for Public Safety Management's Chief Selection Advantage Team is assisting the City of Pelham, AL in selecting its next Police Chief. We are a vibrant and growing city of 24,000 residents and 1,800 businesses located at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Alabama’s fastest growing county. We are proud of our police department and its excellent reputation. 

The Police Chief is responsible for managing the daily operations of a department consisting of 73 sworn officers and 14 dispatchers and a $9.4 million budget.  The ideal candidate will be a visionary experienced administrative law enforcement leader who employs intelligence-led policing strategies to determine the most effective and efficient use of resources to achieve the department mission.

The Chief will grow training opportunities, be actively involved in the community, coordinate law enforcement services with other agencies and serve others as a positive and encouraging energetic leader. 

Please see our recruitment brochure for more information and the application requirements.