Capitol Police Board Selects Steven Sund as Chief of United States Capitol Police

June 14, 2019
Press Release

The Capitol Police Board announced today the selection of Acting Chief of Police Steven A. Sund as the 10th Chief of Police of the United States Capitol Police.  “The Capitol Police Board is confident Chief Sund’s operational knowledge of the Department and experience serving as the Assistant Chief coupled with his lengthy law enforcement career will be a tremendous asset in leading the Department in the years ahead.”

The Board’s full announcement is below.

Upon learning of his selection, Chief Sund said, “I am deeply humbled and honored by the confidence the Capitol Police Board has placed in me to lead our organization.  It is a privilege to serve the Congressional community and the Department.  I look forward to our Department’s continued success in our mission to protect and serve the Congress, the U.S. Capitol, and the American people.”



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