To view the current structure of the divisions within the department, click here.
Department Recruiting RECRUITING IS NOW OPEN
The Pasadena Police Department is now seeking qualified candidates for the upcoming Academy session. View complete information here on responsibilities and duties, age and physical requirements, an overview of department assignments as well as a list of benefits successful candidates will enjoy.
The Academy in-service training calendar, participant information, and class descriptions for July to December, 2014 may be viewed here. The Academy in-service training calendar, participant information, and class descriptions for January to July, 2015 may be viewed here.
Department Command Staff
The Pasadena Police Department is under the command of Chief of Police, Michael W. Thaler. He is assisted in command of the department by three Assistant Chiefs of Police. Assistant Chief Michael P. Jackson oversees the Support Services Bureau. Assistant Chief Susan L. Clifton oversees the Investigations Bureau. Assistant Chief Joshua Bruegger oversees the Operations Bureau.
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