My Officers and I Live to Serve!
Chief of Police Mike Grant is a veteran police officer with over 25 years of law enforcement experience::
- A working chief, working patrol and going on-call for the department.
- Executive Certificate from California Peace Officer's Standards and Training (POST). The Executive Certificate is the highest level certificate a police officer can attain in Californnia.
- Graduate of California POST Command College, class 58.
- BS in Criminal Justice with honors.
- Active Army veteran as well as a California Army National Guard Veteran
- California Drug Interdiction, Task Force Grizzly, California Army National Guard
- POST cerfified Police Mountain Bike Instructor, Firearms Instructor and Gang instrucor:
- Certified Glock Armorer.
- Instructor for area Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT) in Disaster Psychology and Terrorism modules.
- Started the first Stallion Springs Neighborhood Watch program.
- Started the first Community Services Unit for the police department.
- Has served as both the Interim and Assistant General Manager for the district since 2014.
One of the Toughest Beats in America" By Chief Mike Grant: http://www.californiapolicechiefs.org/index.php?option=com_dailyplanetblog&view=entry&year=2014&month=03&day=13&id=6:one-of-the-toughest-beats-in-america
An Interview on Technology: https://www.facebook.com/tehachapinews/videos/1055144341194125/