Craig M. Buckley

Key Facts

Party N/A; nonpartisan election
Status Challenger


Craig Buckley has a bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management from the University of Richmond and a Master’s in Public Administration from George Mason University. Buckley is a former uniformed patrol officer, detective, Field Training Instructor, Citizen Academy Instructor, a Patrol Squad Supervisor, a Criminal Investigations Division Supervisor, a Patrol Commander, a Criminal Investigations Division Commander, Crisis Negotiations Team Commander, Community Services Division Commander, and Chief of Police. As a law enforcement officer, Buckley has received a Distinguished Service Award and two Distinguished Action Awards, along with two Department Service Commendations and was recognized with three Life Saving Awards by the City of Fairfax Police Department [1].

Key Issues


Buckley  hopes to increase collaboration in the community by establishing programs such as a Citizens Advisory Council to decentralize decision-making to the district commanders. The CAC would consist of local citizens, business owners, and representatives from their respective Board of Supervisors members [1].

Mental Health

Buckley hopes to provide mental health and physical wellness programs for staff [1].


Buckley hopes to increase transparency and act with integrity [1]. 


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