Deputy Police Chief

Assists the Chief in recruiting, selecting, and training of personnel; advises, directs, and consults with subordinate officers as needed on a variety of matters including but not limited to training, work assignments, scheduling and discipline. Serves as acting Police Chief during the Chief’s absences, assuming the powers and responsibilities of the Chief.

Clint Simpson

​Appointed to the position of Deputy Chief of Police for the City of Eden in January 2018.

Professional Memberships

​Member of North Carolina Association of Chiefs of Police

​Member of North Carolina Police Executives Association

Member of International Association of Chiefs of Police


​Graduate – Rockingham High School, Wentworth, NC: 

Basic Law Enforcement Training – Rockingham Community College, Wentworth, NC: 

Continuing Education

Includes but is not limited to the following:

​General Instructor’s Certificate - Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission: 

General Advanced Law Enforcement Certificate – Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission: ​

Professional Work Experience 1996 – Present  Eden Police Department

Detective Lieutenant

Detective Sergeant

General Investigator

Narcotics Investigator

Patrol Officer

Community Involvement

Member of Eden Rotary Club​

​​A native of 

  1.  Clint Simpson

    Clint Simpson

    Deputy Police Chief