Chief Mike Sullivan, a veteran police officer of 31 years, is honored and humbled by the opportunity to help lead and direct the women and men of the Farmersville Police Department. Chief Sullivan has 31 years of law enforcement experience starting as a police officer in Heath, Texas. Chief Sullivan worked as Deputy Constable in Dallas County and most recently retired as a Lieutenant with the DeSoto Police Department after 20 years to accept the Chief’s position with the City of Farmersville.
Chief Sullivan earned his Associate and Bachelors degree from Columbia College Columbia, MO and later earned a Master’s of Science degree in Criminal Justice leadership. In addition to his formal education, Chief Sullivan is a licensed law enforcement instructor and crime prevention inspector and holds a Master Peace Officer certificate issued by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Standards and Education. He has also attended the 232nd Session of the FBI National Academy and graduated from the Leadership Command College of the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas.
Chief M. Sullivan