Former Dallas Police Assistant Chief takes reins of nation’s 6th largest city
Phoenix City Manager David Cavazos has named Daniel V. Garcia to head the Phoenix Police Deparment.
Other finalists included acting Phoenix Police Chief Joe Yahner, Phoenix Assistant Police Chief Kevin Robinson and to former San Jose Police Chief Robert Davis.
The Phoenix Police Department has approximately 3,055 sworn officers and a budget of over $500 million. Garcia is expected to begin his new assignment in May.
Here is Garcia’s 13-page redacted résumé, courtesy of the daily newspaper.