Chief Bob Ticer

Bob Ticer, Chief of Police

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  • Accredited Chief Executive, AZ Association of Chiefs of Police
  • Police Executive Research Forum Senior Management Institute for Police
  • FBI National Academy
  • Graduate of the Northwestern University School of Police Staff
  • Master of Education Degree from Northern Arizona University
  • Bachelor of Science Degree from Northern Arizona University


  • Joined the Air Force in 1985
  • Honorably Discharged

Law Enforcement

  • Chief of Police at Prescott Valley Police Department since Spring 2022
  • 1 year with the Prescott Police Department 
  • 21 years with the Arizona Department of Public Safety 
  • 12 years as Chief of Police at two different municipalities 

Specialized Training

  • Gang Task Force (GIITEM)
  • National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Legislative Liaison
  • Highway Patrol Division
  • Vehicle Theft Task Force
  • Public Information Office


  • Enjoys outdoor lifestyle with his family and friends