Cleveland Division of Police Announces Change in Command

Chief Williams

New Police Chief, Deputy Chief and Commander Sworn In

Today, February 10, 2014, Mayor Frank G. Jackson administered the Oath of Office to Calvin D. Williams as the new Chief of the Cleveland Division of Police.  Chief Williams will assume the duties of Chief of Police effective immediately.

Former Chief Michael McGrath will assume the duties of Director of Public Safety for the City of Cleveland and Former Safety Director Martin Flask will become Executive Assistant to the Mayor.  Additional command staff promotions include Commander Dornat Drummond of the Fifth District promoted to Deputy Chief of Field Operations and Captain Dennis Hill to Commander of the Fifth District.