Assistant Chief Michael Redmond is a third generation San Franciscan, born and raised in San Francisco’s Noe Valley (Mission) and Ingleside Districts. He attended Sacred Heart High School and graduated in the class of 1987. He joined the SFPD in 1994, working assignments at Tenderloin, Bayview and Northern Stations. In his role as a Lieutenant and Sergeant he worked at Bayview, the Police Academy, Ingleside and Park Stations. He was promoted to Captain in December of 2012 and took command of the Southern Police District. In June of 2014 he was promoted to the Commander of the Metro Division in Patrol and in March of 2015 he was promoted to Deputy Chief of Special Operations Bureau. In September 2019, he was promoted to his current rank and assignment, Assistant Chief.
Assistant Chief Redmond considers it an honor and calling to serve San Francisco in his capacity and follow in the footsteps of many of his family members that have served or are currently serving San Francisco in the SFPD, SFSD, SFFD, SF District Attorney’s Office and SF City Attorney’s Office.