WPD Command Staff

 

Chief Ralph Ornelas 
Phone (714) 548-3200 
(short bio)

Deputy Chief William “Bill” Collins,

Operations Division
Phone (714) 548-3200

(short bio)

 

Deputy Chief Al Panella,

Support Services Division

Phone (714) 548-3200

(short bio)

 

Commander Cameron Knauerhaze,

Investigations/ Property-Evidence/ Forensics Unit
Phone (714) 548-3791
(short bio)

 

Commander Michael Chapman,

Special Operations
Phone (714) 548-3844

(short bio)

 

Commander Mark Lauderback,

Professional Standards Unit

Phone (714) 548-3834
(
short bio)

Commander Darin Upstill,

West Area Commander
Phone (714) 548-3716
(short bio)

 

Commander Cord Vandergrift,

East Area Commander
Phone (714) 548-3732

(short bio)