Chief of Police – City of Cypress (CA)

Located in northwestern Orange County, the desirable City of Cypress is recognized for its attractable quality of life and overall small-town charm. The City spans 6.6 square miles and is home to approximately 50,000 residents and supports a daytime population of 150,000. The Police Chief oversees a department supported by 72.5 full-time staff (56 sworn and 16.5 civilian) and a FY FY2020-21 operating budget of $19.1 million.

The ideal candidate will be an inspiring mentor and leader whose leadership style is grounded in a community oriented policing philosophy. This forward-thinking professional will have a history of working collaboratively with the community and be open-minded about the future of public safety. Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree and at least five years of broad and increasingly responsible law enforcement experience in a managerial capacity. A Master’s degree is desirable.

Salary range $190,536 – $223,524; placement within the range will be DOQE; salary is supplemented by a competitive benefits package including CalPERS 3% @ 50 for classic members. This recruitment will close on Sunday, October 18, 2020. Visit for detailed brochure and to apply online.

Teri Black ● 424.296.3111
Tina White ● 619.948.1786