Police Department

Department Head

Chief Kasmar, in uniform, smiling in front of an American flag

Chief of Police Chad Kasmar

Chief Kasmar is a Tucson native who came to TPD in 2000, shortly after graduating from the University of Arizona. He has served in multiple roles in the department, including as Deputy Chief, Chief of Staff, and Eastside Patrol Division Commander.

The father of two boys, and an avid mountain biker, Chief Kasmar serves on the board of Boys & Girls Clubs of Tucson, and has for the past 7 years.