The Canyon Police Department is beginning the search process for a new Chief of Police.

The current chief, Dale Davis, will be retiring in December after serving 10 years as chief and almost 40 years with the department.

The new chief will oversee 26 officers, 3 civilian employees, and more than 16,000 residents.

Applicants will need to provide the following when submitting an application:
• Cover letter (addressed to the City Manager)
• Resume
• TCOLE Personal History Statement (TCLEDDS)
• City of Canyon Application (Be Sure to use the application for Police Chief)
Please see the Chief of Police Brochure for information on the Canyon Police Department, the City of Canyon and Police Chief Essential Job Duties.

Applications with required documentation should be submitted online by December 20, 2019.

To see more information about the position and how you can apply, go to the city’s website

Applications may be hand-delivered in a sealed envelope to the City Secretary in the office of the City Manager at 301 16th Street, second floor, Canyon, Texas 79015.