Commanders

The Commanders of the Prescott Valley Police Department

Commander James Edelstein's Biography

Edelstein, James in uniform with Flags in background

Education:

  • Master’s in Organizational Leadership, Fort Hays State University
  • Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Fort Hays State University
  • FBI National Academy, Quantico, VA
  • International Association of Chief’s of Police Leadership Institute on Violence Against Women, Kansas City, MO
  • FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development Association, Internal Affairs & Command Institute
  • IACP Leadership in Police Organizations, Prescott, AZ

Law Enforcement:

  • Graduated Phoenix Regional Police Academy, 1995
  • Deputy Sheriff, Yavapai County, 1995-1998
  • Various positions and ranks, currently Commander, Prescott Valley Police, 1998-current

Personal:

  • Native Arizona family that enjoys time together


Commander Jeremy Martin's Biography Martin, Jeremy in uniform with Flags in background

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree from Arizona State University 

Law Enforcement:

  • Graduate of Mesa Police Academy Class 16 on August 2001
  • Mesa Police Officer for almost 5 years
  • Various positions and ranks, currently Commander, Prescott Valley Police, 2005-current

Specialized Training:

  • AZPost General Instructor
  • AZPost Physical Fitness Instructor
  • Field Training Officer
  • Arizona Leadership Program
  • Advanced Homicide Investigations
  • Vice and Specialized Unit Supervisor Training
  • Hidta Commanders Conference 
  • Supervising Field Training Officer Units 
  • FBI-LEEDA SLI and CLI

Awards:

  • 2011 Prescott Valley Police Department Officer of the Year
  • 2019 Criminal Investigations Division awarded unit of the year
  • Two-time recipient of the Prescott Valley Police Department Community Policing Award
  • Police Star in 2015

Personal:

  • Currently raising a daughter and two sons with his wife
  • Prescott Valley Little League coach and board member
  1. Police Department


    Physical Address
    7601 E Skoog Boulevard
    Prescott Valley, AZ 86314

    Phone: 928-772-9261
    Fax: 928-772-2700
    Emergency: 911