Adam Hawley

Police Services
Title: Acting Chief of Police
Phone: 714-990-7634

Captain Adam Hawley is a 20-year veteran of the Brea Police Department. Before being sworn-in as a Police Officer, he served as a Brea Police Cadet for four years while attending university. During his career, Captain Hawley worked as a Patrol Officer, Mall Liaison Officer, Field Training Officer, Property Crimes Detective, Sex Crimes Detective, FBI Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Officer, Patrol Sergeant, Detective Sergeant, Patrol Lieutenant/East Area Commander, and Professional Standards Lieutenant. Captain Hawley holds a master's degree from California State University Long Beach, a bachelor's degree from California State University Fullerton, certificates in Leadership and Human Resources from California State University Fullerton, is a graduate of the Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute Class #354, and is currently attending California P.O.S.T. Command College Class #66.


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