Petersburg has a population of 33,740 and is located in Petersburg county.
Police schools in Petersburg charged students an average tuition of $3,878.00 if they were Virginia residents, and $9,395.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The average cost of books and supplies for police schools in Petersburg is $1,050.00. Students who live on campus while attending a police school in Petersburg, can expect to pay an average of $9,295.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,120.00. There is one police college in Petersburg. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 61 students completed police programs in Petersburg.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$72,600.00||620|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$35,940.00||3,290|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$69,010.00||380|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$48,990.00||3,040|