Stockton Deputy Chief of Police Rick Salsedo
Deputy Chief Rick Salsedo has been with the Stockton Police Department since June 1991. As a Police Officer he worked patrol assignments until 1994. In 1994, Deputy Chief Salsedo was assigned as a Robbery/Homicide investigator and remained in that assignment through 1999.
Deputy Chief Salsedo promoted to Sergeant in 2000 and worked as a Patrol supervisor, School Resource Officer supervisor, and an Internal Affairs investigator.
Deputy Chief Salsedo promoted to Lieutenant in 2004. As a Lieutenant, he was assigned as a Watch Commander, Internal Affairs Section Commander, and the Park District Commander.
In 2008, he promoted to Captain and served as the North Field Services Division Commander, South Field Services Division Commander, and Investigations Division Commander.
Rick Salsedo promoted to Deputy Chief on October 22, 2011, and was assigned as the Support Bureau Commander. Currently, he is the Operations Bureau Commander.
Deputy Chief Salsedo received his Bachelor's degree from the State University of New York (SUNY) Regents College and his Master of Criminal Justice degree from Boston University. He is also a graduate of the 250th session of the FBI National