Command Staff

Chief Todd Vande Zande

Ph: 770-943-3087, ext. 2014

Chief Vande Zande serves as the top supervisor for the Police Department.

Career: Twenty-eight years of law enforcement experience working with:

  • City of Woodstock
  • City of Marietta
  • City of Canton
  • Presently with City of Hiram

Married:                       Christie Vande Zande

Daughters:                   Candace Vande Zande, Autumn Vande Zande, Kayla Vande Zande,
Savannah Brinson, Abigail Brinson, & Brooke Brinson

Education:                - B.S. Political Science, Kennesaw State University

Masters Public Administration – Governmental Administration, Kennesaw State University

- 109
th Administrative Officers Course, Southern Police Institute, University of Louisville

- Professional Management Program, Columbus State University

Extra-Curricular: Adjunct Professor – Criminal Justice, Chattahoochee Technical College, Kennesaw State University

- Governing Board Member – Highland Rivers Mental Health

Lieutenant Josh Lonergan

Ph: 770-943-3087, ext. 2015

Lieutenant Lonergan commands the Special Operations Division which ecompasses the Criminal Investigations Unit, the Traffic Enforcement Unit, the Code Enforcement Unit and the Training/Professional Standards Unit.

Lieutenant Mike O'Neal

Ph: 770-943-3087, ext. 2017

Lt. O'Neal Commands the Uniform Patrol Division as well as oversees all fleet maintenance. Lt. O'Neal has 20 years of Law Enforcement experience, with a multitude of certifications.