Jenee Spencer

J. Spencer

History & Roles

Interim Chief Spencer began working with the Kinston Police Department in July of 1993. Interim Chief Spencer has worked her way up through the ranks working in many divisions. She currently serves as the Interim Chief.

Past assignments and roles include:
  • Patrol 
  • Field Training Officer
  • Traffic Division
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Crime Lab
  • Professional Standards 
  • Dive and Swift Water Rescue Team
  • Hostage Negotiator
  • Captain
  • Major


Interim Chief Spencer began her career after graduation from East Carolina University in May of 1993 with a Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice. Interim Chief Spencer also graduated from East Carolina University in May of 2014 with a Master's Degree in Public Administration.