The City welcomed home Police Chief Daniel Hahn at his swearing in ceremony on Friday, August 11. Elected officials, City staff, and community members gathered to celebrate the Sacramento native’s career in law enforcement and recognize him as the City’s 45th Police Chief. He joined Sacramento as Police Chief after serving as the Roseville Police Chief the last seven years.

During the ceremony, Chief Hahn reflected on his life while growing up in Oak Park as well as his 23-year journey with the Sacramento Police Department. He emphasized the importance of building relationships within the Police Department and the community to unify our city.

Following the ceremony, the community enjoyed a free BBQ at McClatchy park where there was food booths, children’s activities, and community resource information. Officers, elected officials, and community members all came together to welcome our new Police Chief.