Lt. Richard Malan

Operations Officer


Lt. Malan began his law enforcement career as a Patrolman with the Yorktown police department in 1973. In 1980 Malan was promoted to Sergeant and was assigned as a Patrol Supervisor. In 1996 Lt. Malan was promoted to Detective Sergeant where he managed the Departments Detective Bureau.

In 2005 Malan was promoted to Lieutenant where he currently is assigned as the Operations Officer. He is responsible for coordinating the administration of the department and ensuring the cooperation of both the Patrol and Staff Divisions within the police department. He also manages the Department’s various training programs and oversees the day to day operations of the Detective Bureau.