Prescott Valley Police Chief Steve Roser has been put on paid administrative leave, pending a personnel investigation. The move was made due to alleged violations of Town of Prescott Valley policies and procedures. Roser joined the department in November of 2019 and spent nearly 30 years with the Phoenix Police Department, the last ten years as shift commander. The Town has placed Commander James Edelstein in acting chief status during the investigation. There are no further details into the investigation.