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Sacramento Police Chief to speak at Jan. 21 services

Westminster is excited to welcome Sacramento Police Department Chief Daniel Hahn as our guest speaker on Sunday, Jan. 21.

He will speak at both services, as well as our 10 a.m. adult education class, on the challenges that Sacramento faces when it comes to racism and crime, his vision for enhancing community health and peace, and the role that people of faith communities (like Westminster) can play in creating a more just and equitable city.

More about Chief Hahn:

Chief Hahn was sworn in as Sacramento’s 45th Chief of Police in August of 2017. He is a true Sacramentan…born and raised in Oak Park and a graduate of Sacramento High School. He also served as Roseville’s 15th Chief of Police before returning to Sacramento.

While at Sacramento City College, Hahn was persuaded to apply to the Sacramento Police Department for the position of Community Service Officer. He was hired in 1987 and rose through the ranks to Captain. He served in numerous assignments, including Public Information Officer, High School Criminal Justice Academy Coordinator, Watch Commander, Special Investigations Commander, Patrol Commander, and Personnel Division Commander.

Chief Hahn holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from CSU Sacramento and a Masters of Public Administration from National University. He is also a graduate of the FBI National Academy, P.O.S.T. Command College, Sierra Health Foundation Leadership Program, and the American Leadership Forum.

During his career, Chief Hahn has been honored with many awards. He is a member of numerous organizations, such as the California Police Chiefs Association, and volunteers on numerous boards throughout the region.

Hahn is also a committed and proud father of two incredible daughters, and dedicated husband to his beautiful and always supportive wife, Katrina.

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