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Third District Commander

Commander Jeffrey Carroll of the Third District

Commander Jeffery Carroll

Commander Jeffery Carroll has 13 years of law enforcement experience. Carroll assumed command of the Third District on September 6, 2015, when Chief Cathy L. Lanier promoted him.

Commander Carroll began his career with MPD in 2002. After graduating from the Academy, he was assigned as an officer in the Third District, serving in PSA 310 (the current PSA 307) until 2007. In October of that year, he was promoted to Sergeant, where he spent the next year helping manage the day-to-day operations of PSA 107 in the First District.

In November 2008, Commander Carroll began an assignment supporting the operations of the Patrol Services and School Security Bureau as an administative sergeant. There, he reviewed administrative matters to support all seven police districts and ensured the smooth operation of the Bureau.

Promoted to Lieutenant in February 2010, Carroll commanded Police Service Area 308 for about 18 months. He was later assigned to manage PSA 307, spending a total of three and a half years as a lieutenant in the Third District.

Carroll was promoted to Captain on April 6, 2014, serving in the Sixth District as the assistant commander of the district, managing PSAs 602, 604, 606, and the Crime Suppression Team.

In December 2014, Carroll was assigned to the Special Operations Division to manage the Special Events Branch, which handles Dignitary Protection details, the Motor Carrier Safety unit, the Photo Enforcement Unit, the K-9 and Horse Mounted Units and other functions.

Born in Calvert County, Maryland, Commander Carroll graduated from Towson State University with a Bachelors degree in Sociology and Anthropology in 2002. He is currently pursuing a Masters in Professional Studies in Security and Safety Leadership in the  College of Professional Studies from the George Washington University.

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(202) 673-6820