Police Chief

Meet Captain Allen Girard

Captain Girard was appointed Captain of the Chino Hills Police Department in July 2023. Captain Girard was previously assigned to the Chino Hills Police Department in January 2021 as a Lieutenant and in 2011 and 2012 as a sergeant. He began his career with the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department in 1994. During his career with the Department, he has worked a variety of assignments including corrections, patrol in the City of Rancho Cucamonga, narcotics, specialized enforcement division, internal affairs, and court services.

Captain Girard earned his bachelor of science degree in business administration with a concentration in economics from California State University, San Bernardino. He is also a graduate of the Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute and the Executive Leadership Institute at Claremont Graduate University, Drucker School of Management. Captain Girard also holds a professional certificate in executive leadership from the California Police Chiefs Association.