Interim Chief of Police Richard Eakin started his career with the Fort Worth Police Department in June, 2000. Since then, he has had the opportunity to serve in several capacities in law enforcement and gained valuable knowledge and experience. His most recent capacity was serving as the Police Lieutenant for the Grandview Police Department.
Interim Chief of Police Eakin has earned his Advanced Peace Officer License and is a TCOLE Instructor and Firearms Instructor. He has been a dedicated and loyal member of the Grandview Police Department for twelve (12) years and has earned numerous awards and commendations.
He is honored to serve the citizens of Grandview as the Interim Chief of Police.