Deputy Chief William Humphrey is a 36 year veteran with the Dallas Police Department. Chief Humphrey currently commands the Field Services Division which includes SWAT, Criminal Intelligence, Joint Terrorism Task Force, Fusion, Traffic, Love Field Airport, Mounted, K9, Helicopter, Explosive Ordinance, Gang Unit, and Reserve Unit. Prior to Field Services Chief Humphrey has been a commander in the Investigations Bureau and Patrol Bureau.
Chief Humphrey’s formal education includes a Master of Arts Degree in Counseling Psychology and a Bachelor’s Degree of Applied Arts and Sciences in Criminal Justice, both from Dallas Baptist University. Chief Humphrey is a recent graduate of the Senior Management Institute for Police (SMIP) and is also a graduate of the Institute for Law Enforcement Administration (ILEA) and the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas (LEMIT).
Away from the police department Chief Humphrey is active in Trinity Church of Cedar Hill Texas, where he served on the Church Elder Board and the Trinity Christian School Board for 6 years. Chief Humphrey is married to his wife Nancy of 28 years and has one son who is currently a trainee in the Dallas Police Academy.