Chief Ebert Weighs in on First Year with RPD


It has officially been a year since Chief James Ebert took his position at the head of the Richmond Police Department. The Chief sat down with WBON-TV’s Marisa Hempel and told her all about his storied military and law enforcement career, his family, and background.

They also discussed his hopes for the Department for the years ahead, and all the aspirations he has for the force. Getting accredited is a main goal, as well as beefing up enrollment and retention among his many officers. He also discussed updating policy abnd procedure, and many other details that go on behind the scenes that the average citizen may not be aware of.

Ebert also said that he is forever grateful for the support of his community, and could not be more proud of his officers during the past year. Watch the full interview to get all the details from the Chief himself!