Police Department


Welcome to the Ashland Police Department

The Ashland Police Department is a full service law enforcement agency that provides 24-hour service to its citizens. The Ashland Police Department works in partnership with the Hanover County Sheriff's Office  
to provide quality police services to its residents and businesses. 
 

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The Ashland Police Department is accepting applications for entry-level (recruit) police officers and continually accepts applications from VA DCJS Certified (lateral) Officers. 
For more information and to apply, click here.

Starting Salary: $55,199

(DCJS certified officers selected for hire may have a higher starting salary based on training and experience)

For a confidential review of qualifications and realistic job preview, please email Capt. Marie Kemp by clicking here or calling (804) 412-0600, ext. 610.


The Town of Ashland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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In light of recent concerns regarding law enforcement use of force policies, the Ashland Police Department is providing a closer look into our current policies and procedures.


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