Career Paths

Career-PathsAs a police officer if you choose to make a promotional exam and upon passing the exam, your name goes on an eligibility list for a chance to be promoted. Ranks are as followed.

  • Patrol Officer
  • Sergeant
  • Lieutenant
  • Captain
  • Chief
During the course of your career as a police officer, there will be several opportunities to join a specialized division.
The Chelsea Police Department has specialized Units.

  • Criminal Investigations
  • Professional Standards Division
  • Domestic Violence Unit
  • Community Services
  • Downtown Taskforce
  • Gang Unit