Department History

1950

Department established in 1950 with 1 officer, and a population of 16,776.

Frank Strasser (1950 - 1956)
Barney Moran (1956 - 1959)

1960

15 officers, population 28,239.

Joseph Marshall (1959 - 1981)

1970

32 officers, population 36,946.

1980

52 officers, population 44,303.

Merrill Dever (1981 - 1985)
Richard Nagosky (1985 - 1988)

1990

58 officers, population 46,820.

William Storten (1988 - 2004)

2000

59 officers, population 52,129.

Richard Andrews (2004 - 2009)

2010

59 officers, population 53,515.

Thomas Carlotti (2009 - 2014)
Michael Tesore (2014 - Present)
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