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Philip L. Sanchez

Phillip L. Sanchez, Chief of Police

Name:

Philip L. Sanchez

Rank:

Chief of Police

About

Prior to his appointment as Chief of Police for the City of Pasadena, Phillip L. Sanchez served as Deputy Chief at the Santa Monica Police Department. He was the first Deputy Chief in the history of the department and held a variety of commands throughout his distinguished career, including: Operations Division, Criminal Investigations Division, Administrative Services Division and Internal Affairs Section.

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John Perez

Name:

John Perez

Rank:

Deputy Chief

About

John Eduardo Perez was born in Los Angeles and as a young boy he became interested in police work after observing the negative impact of gangs and drugs in his neighborhood during the 1970’s. In 1985, John pursued a career in policing and was fortunate to be hired as a Pasadena police cadet in 1985 and in 1987 he achieved his goal of becoming a police officer.

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David Thomas

Name:

David Thomas

Rank:

Officer

About

(626) 744-6417

Officer David Thomas manages the Pasadena Police Department website.

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Matt Widger and Nico

Matt Widger and Nico

Name:

Matt Widger and Nico

Rank:

Officer

About

Officer Widger has been a Pasadena Police Officer since 2002 after graduating the Orange County Sheriffs Police Academy. In 2004, Officer Widger was selected to work in the departments Special Investigations Section, a vice/narcotics detail, where he conducted numerous undercover operations, surveillance, and high-risk search warrants for known drug dealers.

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Lynda Mercado and Kyra

Lynda Mercado and Kyra

Name:

Lynda Mercado and Kyra

Rank:

Officer

About

Officer Lynda Mercado started her law enforcement career with the Pasadena Police Department when she took part in the Citizens Police Academy in 1996. She then became a Reserve Pasadena Police officer, ultimately becoming a full-time police officer.

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Tom Brown and Brock

Tom Brown and Brock

Name:

Tom Brown and Brock

Rank:

Officer

About

Officer Tom Brown was hired in December 1986 as a Police Trainee and graduated from Rio Hondo Police Academy. Officer Brown was quickly reassigned to the Alhambra Police Department to be involved in the “School Buy Program”, to purchase narcotics from students at San Gabriel High School. When Officer Brown returned to the Pasadena Police Department he was once again reassigned to the Vice Narcotic Section to purchase narcotics from subjects on the street of Pasadena.

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Steve Arcand and Figo

Steve Arcand and Figo

Name:

Steve Arcand and Figo

Rank:

Officer

About

K9 Officer Steve Arcand started his career with the Pasadena Police Department in 1988. Along with patrol he has worked various assignments including six and half years in the mounted (horses) unit as a mounted officer. Officer Arcand was awarded the gold medal of bravery in 1992 for rescuing tenants in an apartment fire, and in 2003 he was awarded the Chief’s Award for excellence for his work and commitment in the mounted unit.

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Mario Ortiz

Name:

Mario Ortiz

Rank:

Sergeant

About

(626) 744-4525

mortiz@cityofpasadena.net

Mario Ortiz is in the Technology-Financial Crimes section

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Maribel Martinez

Name:

Maribel Martinez

Rank:

Police Support Assistant

About

(626) 744-4584

mmartinez@cityofpasadena.net

Maribel Martinez is a Police Support Assistant.

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Alicia Keavy

Name:

Alicia Keavy

Rank:

Police Support Assistant

About

(626) 744-4518

akeavy@cityofpasadena.net

Alicia Keavy is a Police Support Assistant.

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Josie Mead

Name:

Josie Mead

Rank:

CTW

About

(626) 744-3854

jmead@cityofpasadena.net

Josie Mead works in the Subpoena Control section.

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William Broghamer

Name:

William Broghamer

Rank:

Corporal

About

(626) 744-4522

wbroghamer@cityofpasadena.net

William Broghamer is in the Fugitive Apprehension section.

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Alejandro Peinado

Name:

Alejandro Peinado

Rank:

Sergeant

About

(626) 744-3977

apeinado@cityofpasadena.net

Alejandro Peinado is in the Vice and Narcotics section.

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Jason Van Hecke

Name:

Jason Van Hecke

Rank:

Sergeant

About

(626) 744-4585

jvanhecke@cityofpasadena.net

Jason Van Hecke is in the Crimes Against Property section.

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Matthew Campeau

Name:

Matthew Campeau

Rank:

Sergeant

About

(626) 744-3878

mcampeau@cityofpasadena.net

Matthew Campeau is in the Special Enforcement section.

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Jason Clawson

Name:

Jason Clawson

Rank:

Lieutenant

About

(626) 744-7875

jclawson@cityofpasadena.net

Jason Clawson is the Public Information Officer for the Pasadena Police Department.

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Gena Persons

Name:

Gena Persons

Rank:

Police Administrator

About

(626) 744-6673

gpersons@cityofpasadena.net

Gena Persons is in the Forensics section.

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Schuyler Sandeen

Name:

Schuyler Sandeen

Rank:

Sergeant

About

(626) 744-3863

ssandeen@cityofpasadena.net

Schuyler Sandeen is in the Special Victims Unit.

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Max Dahlstein

Name:

Max Dahlstein

Rank:

Lieutenant

About

(626) 744-4620

mdahlstein@cityofpasadena.net

Max Dahlstein is in the Patrol section.

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Jesse Carrillo

Name:

Jesse Carrillo

Rank:

Lieutenant

About

(626) 744-4517

jcarrillo@cityofpasadena.net

Jesse Carrillo is in the Crimes Against Persons section

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John Luna

Name:

John Luna

Rank:

Lieutenant

About

(626) 744-4507

jluna@cityofpasadena.net

John Luna is in the Crimes Against Property section.

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Keith Gomez

Name:

Keith Gomez

Rank:

Sergeant

About

(626) 744-4583

kgomez@cityofpasadena.net

Keith Gomez is in the Robbery-Homicide section.

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Ed Calatayud III

Name:

Ed Calatayud III

Rank:

Commander

About

Ed Calatayud was born and raised in Glendale, California and started his career in law enforcement in 1988 at the age of twenty-two. A Cuban-American, Ed is fluent in Spanish and values the many cultures that contribute to this great nation. Just prior to graduating high school he was invited on a police ride-along with a law enforcement officer and mentor, inspiring his desire to serve in law enforcement and help others.

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Cheryl Moody

Name:

Cheryl Moody

Rank:

Commander

About

Cheryl Moody has been with the Pasadena Police Department for twenty three years. She started her career as a Police Officer. After being in the department for three years, Cheryl was assigned to the Neighborhood Crime Task Force. There she had an opportunity to work gang enforcement and street level narcotics. After three years in that assignment, Cheryl became a Community Services Liaison Officer, assigned to the Lincoln Triangle and Villa Park area.

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Kelly Evans

Name:

Kelly Evans

Rank:

Commander

About

Kelly was born and raised in Marin County, California. He graduated from Marin Catholic High School and attended College of Marin where he obtained an Associate of Arts degree in Administration of Justice and an Associative of Science degree in Behavioral Science. He also attended Sonoma State University where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in the double major of Business Management and Criminal Justice.

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Tracey Ibarra

Tracey Ibarra, Lieutenant

Name:

Tracey Ibarra

Rank:

Lieutenant

About

(626) 744-6485

tibarra@cityofpasadena.net

Tracey Ibarra is in the Community Services Section.

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