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RICHARDSON POLICE DEPARTMENT
Jimmy L. Spivey
Chief of Police
Chief Jimmy L. Spivey has been with the Richardson Police Department since September 1995. Chief Spivey spent the preceding 25 years with the Dallas Police Department, where he served in virtually every area of the Department, including over 12 years in the Patrol Division. In his last assignment with DPD, he served as the Departmental Legislative Liaison. Since coming to the Richardson Police Department, he has served as Administrative Services Captain, Patrol Captain, and the Assistant Chief of the Operations Bureau. In August 2009 he was appointed Chief of the Richardson Police Department.

 

OPERATIONS BUREAU
Danny Martin
Assistant Chief
Danny Martin started his career with the Richardson Police Department in 1986. He was a patrol officer until 1992 when he was accepted as a Detective in the Criminal Investigations Division. Upon promotion to Sergeant he served in Youth Crimes, Patrol, Crime Prevention and as the Department’s primary Public Information Officer. In August of 2009 he was promoted to Captain of Patrol. He became Captain of the Investigative Division in July 2010. In November 2013 he became Assistant Chief of Operations. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Texas at Arlington. He holds a Masters Certification from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement. In 2006 Martin graduated from the Institute for Law Enforcement Administration’s 42nd Police Management College. In July of 2010 he graduated from the Leadership Command College of the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas. In addition, Martin serves local social service agency, Network of Community Ministries, as Chairman of their Audit Committee and as a member of their board of directors. He is a graduate of the Leadership Richardson program, Class XXVI. He is married with two teenage children.

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Bryan Sylvester
Assistant Chief

Assistant Chief Sylvester has been employed with the Richardson Police Department since October 1992, initially serving as a Patrol Officer and Specialized Crime Detective. He promoted thru the ranks of Sergeant and Lieutenant, serving in various units including Patrol, Investigations and Support Services. In June 2007 he was appointed to the position of Captain and has commanded both the Investigations and Patrol Divisions. In August 2009 he was appointed to Assistant Chief. He served on the departmental SWAT team from 2000 to 2008, and is a state instructor in the Incident Command System. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice from Southwest Texas State University and is a graduate of the Institute of Law Enforcement Administration’s Management College, the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas’s Leadership Command College and the FBI National Academy. He is a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police and Rotary International.

Last updated: 11/12/2013 8:57:10 AM