Office of the Chief


The Office of the Chief of Police oversees the administrative and maintenance divisions of the Swarthmore Police Department, which include Department Administration, the Office of Professional Standards, and Support Services. These divisions report directly to the chief.  The Chief of Police is responsible for developing and ensuring the department standards and policies.  

Department Policies:

1.03.01 - Use of Force
1.03.1A - Attachment A - Use of Force Model
1.03.02 - Use of Deadly Force
1.03.06 - Use of Force Reporting
1.03.11 - Duty to Intervene
1.08.03 - Bias Based Profiling
2.03.01 - Citizen Complaints
2.03.01A - Complaint Against Department Member Form