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Timothy Nordquist, Commander

Timothy Nordquist

Commander
Professional Standards Bureau

email Commander Nordquist began
his career in public service in 1990 as a Firefighter/EMT with the
Maplewood Fire Department (Minnesota). In 1994, he transitioned
into Law Enforcement when he became a police officer. He worked
first for the Circle Pines Police Department (Minnesota) and then
the Dearborn Police Department (Michigan). In 1999, he fulfilled
his long time aspiration of joining the LAPD.

He has worked a variety of patrol and investigative assignments in
Hollenbeck, 77th Street, Central, Newton, Internal Affairs, the
Office of Support Services, Harbor, Olympic, Special Operations
Division, and Wilshire Area holding the ranks of Detective,
Sergeant, Lieutenant, and Captain.

He holds a BA from North Central University (Minnesota) as well as
an MS in Emergency Services Administration from California State
University Long Beach.