Inside BPD


Captain Denis J Cremins


Denis Cremins joined the Burbank Police Department (BPD) in August, 2010 at the rank of Captain and served as the Commanding Officer of the Investigation Division for five years.  In July 2015, Captain Cremins assumed command of the Patrol Division, which encompasses all uniformed functions of the BPD.  The Patrol Division includes the Patrol Bureau, Traffic Bureau, Air Support Unit and the Special Weapons and Tactics function.  

Prior to serving the citizens of Burbank, Captain Cremins enjoyed a successful career with the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD). While a member of the LAPD, Captain Cremins worked a wide variety of patrol, investigative and administrative assignments. Captain Cremins held three commands during his 36-year tenure with the LAPD prior to his retirement in 2009 as the Commanding Officer of Robbery-Homicide Division.

Captain Cremins holds a B.S. in Criminal Justice Administration from California State University at Los Angeles (CSULA), and an M.P.A. from the University of Southern California (USC). Captain Cremins currently serves on the Boards of Directors of the Burbank Police Foundation, the Los Angeles Police Museum and the Boys & Girls Club of Burbank and the Greater East Valley. 

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