Chief of Police Boulder, CO

A national search is underway to attract a highly qualified candidate to lead the Boulder Police Department (BPD). This is an incredible opportunity for a strong and collaborative police executive who will focus on innovation and equity to improve how police services are provided to the community.  The Chief of Police will champion the great work of staff while ensuring the implementation of best practices that are appropriate in a modern, progressive police department. The Boulder Police Department has a budget of $37.2 million, 184 commissioned officers and 105 non-commissioned employees. For more information, view the brochure.

Click on the Recruitment Brochure tab to view the Position Profile.  Interested candidates should submit a compelling cover letter, comprehensive resume, and references to Confidential inquiries are welcome to Chief Gary Peterson (ret.) at (916) 622-5323 or