Steve Burnette
Police Chief
(276) 223-4705
107 Carroll Hall
Office Hours: 
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Personal Information

Galax, VA
High School Attended: 
Carroll County High School
Degrees and Certifications: 
DCJS certified in Law Enforcement, Courtroom Security/ Civil Process, and Correction
DCJS certified Law Enforcement General Instructor, Firearms Instructor
Completed ANCOC, BNCOC, & PNCOC leadership courses through the U.S. Army
Bronze Star for combat operations against enemies of the United States during Operation Desert Storm
Army Commendation Medals for Service (3)
Army Achievement Medals for Service (5)
Community Service Activities: 
Carroll Search and Rescue - Hillsville VA
Special Interests: 

Teaching Conceal Carry classes

The best thing about working at WCC is...: 
...the people and the challenges of leadership in the police department.


  • WCC - Wytheville
    1000 East Main Street
    Wytheville, VA 24382
    Phone: (276) 223-4700
    TDD Hearing Impaired: (276) 223-4849
    Toll-Free: (800) 468-1195
  • WCC - Crossroads
    1117 East Stuart Drive
    Galax, VA 24333
    Phone: (276) 744-4974
  • WCC - Summit
    203 N. Church Street
    Marion, VA 24354
    Phone: (276) 783-1777 

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