Thank you for your interest in a career with the South Boston Police Department. A career in law enforcement can be difficult and at times dangerous while at the same time being one of the most rewarding occupations in the positive impact that you can have on your community. Today it is more important than ever that we recruit intelligent and caring individuals to our career field. To learn more about what it takes to be a law enforcement officer in the Commonwealth of Virginia then select from the options below. The South Boston Police Department complies with all Federal and state laws in recruiting and hiring personnel for our agency.