Operations Commander

The Operations Division is the largest division within the Placerville Police Department and is led by Commander Dan Maciel with the support of four (4) Sergeants, often referred to as Watch Commanders.

Commander Maciel graduated from Butte College Law Enforcement Academy. Dan has served 18 years with the Placerville Police Department. Prior to his promotion as Commander of Support Services, Dan was a Sergeant with assignments in patrol, traffic/motors, SWAT, rifle, and firearms instructor.