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Chief Garret Atkin


Garret began his career with Layton Police Department in April of 1998. He was appointed as Syracuse City's 4th Police Chief in December 2012. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Southern Utah University and he earned his Master of Science degree in Management and Leadership from Western Governors University.  He also a graduate of the FBI National Academy, FBINA #242.

Chief Atkin served two years as president  of the Davis County Law Enforcement Administrators Association.  He currently serves as a member of the Utah Chief's of Police Association's accreditation and conference planning committees.  He also currently serves as a board member on the Utah Chief's Accreditation Alliance. 

Chief Atkin and his family have lived in Syracuse since 2004.  He is honored to served in the community he calls home.

Chief Atkin can be reached at 801-614-9609 or gatkin@syracuseut.gov.