AAA Rated Standard & Poors July 2014
Where our Mission is Law Enforcement Excellence and Public Service through Partnership with our Community

Community and Agency Demographics

Population (2015 estimate) * - 90,426
Employment - 39,913
Median Age - 37.9
Households - 33,035
Residential Median Sales Price *** - 240,200
Median Household Income (2014) *** - 66,822

Civilian Labor Force

Suffolk (March 2016) * - 41,830
Hampton Roads Region/MSA (March 2016) ** - 834,100

Unemployment Rate

Suffolk (April 2015) ** - 5.3
Hampton Roads Region/MSA (March 2016) ** - 4.8
* UVA Weldon Cooper
** Bureau of Labor Statistics
*** U.S. Census Bureau
 

Police Department

Police Department Budget (Police, Animal Control, Communications, FY 15) - $21,824,351
Area Covered - 430 square miles
Sworn Officers (Allocated) - 189
Civilians (Allocated) - 61
Total Calls for Service (2015) - 134,702

Police Sworn Experience

Position   Average Years
Chief of Police (1) - 33
Deputy Chief-Majors (3) - 23.64
Captains (4) - 21.44
Lieutenants (10) - 17.66
Sergeants (24) - 14.63
Master Police Officers (18) - 17.32
Senior Police Officers (21) - 9.77
Detectives (15) - 11.13
Police Officer II (65) - 4.22
Police Officer I (17) - .49
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