Chief of Police
Chief Steve Sanders started his career in Emergency Services as a Paramedic, working for the Weld County Paramedics in Greeley, Colorado. Chief Sanders started his law enforcement career with the Greeley Police in 1987. He spent seven years with the Greeley Police where he was assigned as a patrol officer, SWAT team member and worked with the Traffic Unit as a Reconstructionist and Motor Officer.
Chief Sanders joined the ranks of the Northglenn Police Department in July 1994 as a patrol officer. In 1999, he was promoted to the rank of Sergeant, where he held assignments in the Training and Recruiting Unit, Investigations and Patrol. In 2005, he promoted to the rank of Commander. Chief Sanders spent time supervising Patrol and was later assigned as the Support Services Division Commander, where he was responsible for Investigations, Records Section, Community Resources and Victim Services.
Chief Sanders is a graduate of the 228th Session of the Federal Bureau of Investigation National Academy (Police Command College) in Quantico, Virginia. Chief Sanders has received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from the Metropolitan State College of Denver and a Master of Science Graduate Degree in Computer Information Technology from the University of Phoenix.
During his career, Chief Sanders has been awarded the Medal of Valor, three Meritorious Service Awards, two Lifesaving Awards and one Certificate of Merit.
Chief Sanders was sworn-in as the Clovis Chief of Police on October 13, 2008.
He can be reached at:
Office/Voicemail: (575) 763-9416