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Field Operations Division

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Deputy Chief Greg Policastro

Greg PolicastroDeputy Chief Greg Policastro joined the Franklin Police Department in 2014. After beginning his career with the Baltimore Police Department in 1972, he served the Lakeland (Florida) Police Department for nearly 26 years, retiring at the rank of Captain to accept a position with the FPD. Deputy Chief Policastro holds a Master of Public Administration Degree, a Bachelor of Science Degree in Sociology, is a graduate of Southern Police Institute's Administrative Officers Course and the Senior Management Institute for Police. He leads the Department’s patrol and special operations teams (Uniformed Patrol, SWAT, Crisis Negotiations, Underwater Recovery & Swift Water Rescue, Traffic & Motors Unit, and Bike Patrol).


For assistance: Donna Thomas, Administrative Assistant
(615) 550-6834 or


Field Operations Division Senior Management: (615) 794-2513


A-Detail: 9:00pm - 7:00am                                                                             
Lieutenant Charlie Richards                                                                                                                         
B-Detail: 6:00am - 4:00pm                                                                                                                               Lieutenant Joann Willhite                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
C-Detail: 2:00pm - Midnight
Lieutenant Tommy Justus


Traffic Unit
Lieutenant David Prather

Special Operations
Lieutenant Rick Clouse
SWAT Team, Dive Team, Crisis Negotiations