Chief of Police Max Geron

Max Geron

Chief Max Geron was sworn in as Chief of Police for the City of Rockwall on February 17, 2020. Prior to this Chief Geron spent over 27 years with the Dallas Police Department rising to the rank of Major. His last assignment was serving as the Acting Deputy Chief over the Criminal Investigations Bureau, overseeing virtually all criminal investigations in the City of Dallas, Texas.

Chief Geron is a graduate of the United States Naval Postgraduate School’s Center for Homeland Defense and Security, with a Master’s in Homeland Security Studies. His thesis, entitled “21st Century Strategies for Policing Protest: What major cities’ responses to the Occupy Movement tell us about the future of police response to public protest”, was nominated for “Best Thesis” and he received the Curtis H. “Butch” Straub award for excellence in academics and leadership. Chief Geron received his undergraduate degree from Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. Chief Geron graduated from the FBI National Academy Session #269.

Outside of work, most of Chief Geron’s time is spent with his children. Chief Geron enjoys cycling and remains a member of the Dallas Police Cycling Team, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization created to help families of officers killed in the line of duty.



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