Command Staff

Steve Stanford, Chief of Police 
Chief Stanford has more than 24 years in the law enforcement service; holding positions of Police Officer, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Assistant Chief and Chief of Police. Chief Stanford is a graduate of the 63rd Leadership Command College - Sam Houston State University / LEMIT.

Steve was appointed as Chief of Police in Bridgeport in October 2015. As chief, he is responsible for the overall operations of the police department to include; Uniform Patrol, Criminal Investigations, Emergency Communications, Emergency Management, Community Services, Code Compliance / Animal Services.  


Gerald "Jerry" Upton, Captain 

Captain G. Upton has been employed with the Bridgeport Police Department for a little over 12 years. He attended the Cedar Valley College Police Academy, graduating in March of 2006 and was hired April of the same year. He worked his way through the ranks and is currently the Captain. He oversees all Administrative/Operations for the Bridgeport Police Department. He has been married for over 20 years with 2 children. 

Holli Olmos, Administrative Supervisor
Holli is a Bridgeport native who graduated Bridgeport High School. She started her career with the Police Department in January of 2006 as a dispatcher.  She currently holds a Masters Certification in Telecommunications and in the past year has attended the Chief Executive Officers training at the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Holli is the Administrative Supervisor for the Bridgeport Police Department.


Sergeant G. Upton has been employed with the Bridgeport Police Department for 10 years. He attended the Cedar Valley College Police Academy and graduated in March of 2006 and was hired April of the same years. He has been married for 20 years with 2 teenagers.
Sergeant G. Upton has been employed with the Bridgeport Police Department for 10 years. He attended the Cedar Valley College Police Academy and graduated in March of 2006 and was hired April of the same years. He has been married for 20 years with 2 teenagers.
Steve Stanford