Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date November 14, 2001
Contact Lieutenant John Wallace
Phone (909) 826-5836
Fax (909) 826-5699


Chief Leach Announces Promotions as Part of Department Re-Organization

Riverside, Ca-  On Tuesday November 13, 2001 Chief Russ Leach presented a re-organization plan to the Riverside City Council. Included in the plan was the addition of two Police Lieutenants (one as a result of a sergeant upgrade), two Police Sergeants, two Police Detectives, one Management Analyst, and the reclassification of one Administrative Services Manager to Police Services Manager. The City Council unanimously approved the plan as presented by Chief Leach.

Chief Leach is pleased to announce that the following persons have been promoted as a result of the implementation of the plan and existing vacancies.


Andy Pytlak


John Wallace
Jay Theuer
Mark McFall
John DeLaRosa
Tim Bacon

Police Administrative Services Manager

Karen Aquino



Melissa Bartholomew
Jaybee Brennan
Steve Johnson
Bruce Loftus
Larry Gonzalez
Keenan Lambert
Vic Williams
John Capen


Kendall Banks
Joe Avila
Bryan Dailey
Dennis Dodson
Brian Money
Wayne Ramaekers
Gary Toussaint
Ken Tutwiler


Chief Leach will hold a badge pinning ceremony on Thursday, November 15, 2001 at 10:00a.m. at the Riverside City Council Chambers.