Chief Paul Neudigate

Paul Neudigate brings over 30 years of experience to his role as Police Chief of VBPD. Throughout his career, he has worked in many different aspects of policing, including uniform patrol, investigation, administrative, and tactical operations. 

The depth and breadth of knowledge and experience he holds has served our City well. Under his leadership, VBPD has ushered in a new era of law enforcement, with an emphasis on community-oriented policing and the use of technology as a force multiplier.

He serves on the Private Sector Liaison Committee for the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) and the Forensic Science Committee for the Major Cities Chiefs Association (MCCA). His work has resulted in several awards to include the 2017 Herman Goldstein Award for Excellence in Problem-Oriented Policing, the Medal of Valor from the Cincinnati Police Department, and the Cincinnati City Manager’s Award for Innovative Government.

Chief Neudigate earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Justice Administration from the University of Louisville and a Master of Science in Criminal Justice from the University of Cincinnati.