Tell the city what you want in the next Police Chief
2010-01-14 · By Editor
Residents, employees and business owners are encouraged to take an online survey to rate their most important public safety issues and leadership qualities to help the City of Long Beach select its next Chief of Police.
The brief survey will help to identify public safety challenges and opportunities facing the City of Long Beach, as well as the skills and attributes residents feel are most important for the position. The survey includes the opportunity for residents to rank attributes for the police chief as well as policy priorities.
Rank the most pressing Public Safety issues facing Long Beach. Options include:
- gang reduction,
- crime prevention,
- financial management of the Department’s budget,
- terrorism and
- community policing, etc.
The, rank the most important leadership traits in a Police Chief. Options include:
- financial management experience,
- visibility in the community,
- consensus building skills and
- educational background, etc.
The survey will be available at www.longbeach.gov until January 22. (It’s the second post under “featured news.”)