- Departments:Police Department
- Divisions:Police Department Administration
- Title:Police Chief
Chief James DeMann started his career with the Eden Prairie Police Department as an intern in 1983 and has been a full-time officer since 1987. He was promoted to Chief in 2016.
During his tenure at the EPPD, Chief DeMann has served as a Patrol Officer, K-9 Officer, Field Training Officer, Patrol Sergeant, Emergency Response Unit (ERU) Assistant Team Leader, Field Training Unit Supervisor, Investigations Lieutenant, Patrol Lieutenant, ERU Commander, Captain and Deputy Chief.
Chief DeMann earned a bachelor's degree in criminal justice studies from St. Cloud State University and is also a graduate of the FBI National Academy.