Shibu Paulus Promoted as Deputy Police Chief in Takoma Park, Maryland

By: 600068 On: Nov 5, 2022, 5:10 PM

News by, Thomas Joy President Of Police Association AMELU

Congratulations to Shibu Philipose on his promotion and assignment as the Deputy Police Chief, Takoma Park Police Department, Maryland. Deputy Police Chief is a 3 Star rank and the second in command of the Takoma Park Police Department. The promotion and assignment will be effective December 5th, 2022. Shibu will be retiring with the rank of Captain and assignment as the Assistant Chief, Investigative Branch, Maryland - National Capital Park Police prior to accepting this promotion and assignment with the new department. Shibu has over 25 years of law enforcement service under his belt. Shibu is the founding member and the Vice President of the American Malayalee Law Enforcement United.

There are three South Asian Chiefs of Department in the US, including AMLEU member Mike Kuruvilla, Chief of Police, Brookfield PD, Illinois. Shibu Philipose will be joining the top tier of law enforcement executives in the US with this promotion. For those who would like to attend the swearing in ceremony, it will be on Monday, December 5th, 2022 at 5pm, Takoma Park Police Department
City of Takoma Park
7500 Maple Avenue
Takoma Park, MD 20912