Police Chief Eric Ward

Meet Eric Ward, Tampa’s New Chief of Police

Police Chief Eric Ward grew up in Tampa. During his 27 year career with the Tampa Police Department, he has served in nearly every division. Known as a quiet force within the department, Mayor Buckhorn believes he has the skillset to lead the department. Hear about Eric’s story growing up, what influences shaped his life, and from Mayor Buckhorn about why he is the right choice.