As in most municipalities in the State of Florida, the Chief of Police for the Green Cove Springs Police Department is the appointed Director for the Police Department. The Chief of Police is hired by the City Manager and confirmed by the members of the Green Cove Springs City Council. This process allows for the City to select only the most qualified personnel for this very vital law enforcement position.
The Chief of Police for the Green Cove Springs Police Department is Elvis J. Guzman. Chief Guzman has served with the Department since 2003 and was appointed Chief of Police in December of 2021. For more information on Chief Guzman, check his bio.