Camillus-Meet Thomas Winn, Camillus Cheif of Police

Name: Thomas M. Winn

Family: My beautiful wife Michele and our 3 children Marshall, Timothy and Mackenzie.

How long have you been living/working in the area? Since coming here from Connecticut in the early 80s.

What is your job/position? Chief of Police for the Camillus Police Department, one of the most professional, dedicated and hard working group of police officers in all of New York State.

How long have you held the position? Since June 1, 2005.

What did you do previous to full time law enforcement? Corporate Loss Prevention for BJ's Wholesale Corporation in Natick, Mass.

What are your daily goals? To ensure that members of the Camillus Police Department provide fair, effective and professional delivery of public safety services to members of our community.

What are your responsibilities within your career? To enhance the physical safety and monitor the emotional well being of our police officers and administrative staff. In addition, to make sure our organization is bound by a policy of fairness and to always use motivators such as praise and recognition to encourage our police officers to accomplish our organizational objectives.

What do you enjoy most about working with the community? That fact that we have so many really caring, talented and happy people in our community.

What are your hobbies? Swimming, jet skiing and following Boston Red Sox baseball.

What is something that people wouldn't know about you? That I have a collection of animated art from vintage cartoons such as The Flintstones, The Jetsons, Bugs Bunny and others.

What groups or organizations are you involved with? Little Leauge Baseball, Camillus Youth Basketball and the International Association of Chief's of Police.

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