Chief's Office

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Police Chief Lee W. Russo
Chief Lee Russo was appointed West Valley City Police Chief in August, 2013. Russo has served in law enforcement for nearly 30 years, most recently as Chief of Police for Convington, Kentucky. He began his career in law enforcement with the Baltimore County Police Department as a patrol officer, and served that organization for more than 20 years in various capacities including Detective, Sergeant, Lieutenant, and Captain. Russo has a Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Delaware and a Masters Degree in Management from Johns Hopkins University.

Command Staff

  • Deputy Chief Phillip Quinlan
  • Deputy Chief Anita Schwemmer
  • Deputy Chief Steve Sandquist
  • Deputy Chief Matt Elson