The City of Lamar is seeking an experienced police professional to lead the Lamar Police Department, to plan, coordinate and direct the operational activities of the Department.

The City of Lamar is accepting applications for the position of police chief. Lamar, located in southwest Missouri, is a 4th Class City with a population of 4,532 and a $13 million dollar budget. Qualifications include a completed high school diploma or equivalent with a Bachelor’s Degree a plus, valid Missouri driver’s license, Missouri POST certification, ten years LEO experience and five years of supervisor/command experience included or in addition to ten years total LEO experience required. experience required.

Experienced police professionals interested in applying for the position may send a resume to Lamar City Hall, 1104 Broadway, Lamar, MO 64759 or email to The City of Lamar does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, and disability in employment or the provision of services. Contact Human Resource Department at (417) 682-5554 x 2318 or for additional information.



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