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

Board Member - Crimestoppers of Rockingham County


​1990 Graduate – Rockingham High School, Wentworth, NC: 

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


Advanced Law Enforcement Certificate- from the NC Criminal Justice Education and Training and Standards Commission

Criminal Investigator Certificate Program- with over 500 hours training in Criminal Investigation from the North Carolina Justice Academy 

Piedmont Leadership Academy- Graduated from Leadership Academy at Guilford Technical Community College

General Instructor- Instructor for the Basic Law Enforcement Training Program at Rockingham Community College since 2005

Professional Work Experience 1995 – Present  Eden Police Department

Deputy Police Chief 

Detective Lieutenant 

Detective Sergeant 

General Investigator 

Narcotics Investigator 

Special Enforcement 

Patrol Officer 

Reserve Officer  

Community Involvement

Member of Eden Rotary Club​

​​Member of Eden Daytime Lions Club 

Board Member of the Eden Chamber of Commerce  

Past Board Member- Piedmont Leadership Academy   

  1. Deputy Chief Clint Simpson

    Clint Simpson

    Deputy Police Chief