WPD Command Staff

Chief - Ralph Ornelas 
Phone (714) 548-3200
(short bio)
Deputy Chief, Operations - William “Bill” Collins
Phone (714) 548-3828
(short bio)
  Deputy Chief, Administration - Albert "Al" Panella 
Phone (714) 548-3715
(short bio)
Commander, Professional Standards Unit - Michael Chapman
Phone (714) 548-3844
(short bio)
  Commander, Patrol/Detectives - Cameron Knauerhaze
Phone (714) 548-3791
(short bio)
  Commander, Special Operations - Mark Lauderback
Phone (714) 548-3834
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short bio)
Commander, West Area Patrol - Darin Upstill
Phone (714) 548-3716
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short bio)
Commander, East Area Patrol - Cord Vandergrift
Phone (714) 548-3732
(short bio)