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Captain Phil Holder

In 1989, Captain Phil Holder began his career in law enforcement at the Rio Hondo Police Academy in Whittier, CA.  As an officer, he has served in many different assignments including Patrol, Gang Suppression, D.A.R.E/G.R.E.A.T, Bike Patrol, School Resource Officer, Field Training Officer, Community Enhancement Team (CET), and the Detective Bureau. 

In 1998 he was promoted to the rank of Sergeant.  As a Sergeant, his assignments included Patrol, Training, Internal Affairs, and the Special Enforcement Team. His collateral duties included Dispatch Supervisor and Coordinator for the Field Training and Reserve Officer Programs.

In 2005 he was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant.  As a Lieutenant, his assignments included Administrative Services, Records, Information Technology, Dispatch, Evidence, Investigations, Training, Patrol, Code Enforcement, and Commander of the departmentís Emergency Tactical Unit. 

In 2016 he was promoted to the rank of Captain.  Presently, he is in the second-in-command position for the department where he oversees the Administrative, Operational, and Investigation Divisions.

Captain Holder holds a Master of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice from Chapman University, a Bachelors Degree in Management from the University of Phoenix, and an Associate of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from Crafton Hills College.    

Cpt. Holder is a graduate of the Sherman Block Leadership Institute (Class 138), P.O.S.T. Command College (Class 46), and the FBI National Academy (Session 250).  

Furthermore, Captain Holder holds several positions in organizations outside of the police department.  He is the 2016 Chair of the CPOA CopsWest Trade Show Committee, a current Trustee and Past Chair of the CPOA Legal Services Program, a member of the CPOA Region VI Board, and is a member (Past Chair) of the Law Enforcement Appreciation Committee (LEAC) for Western Riverside County.  





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