Assistant Chief Joseph Castelli

Assistant Chief Joseph Castelli is a 28 year veteran of the White Plains Police department. As Assistant Chief he helps to oversee the management of uniform services, all investigative units, personnel and information systems.

Assistant Chief Castelli served the first nine years of his career as a patrol officer, as well as a Field Training Officer and DARE officer. He was assigned to the Detective Division in 1999, promoted to Detective in 2000, and then promoted to Sergeant in 2001. As a Sergeant, he was assigned to Patrol, as well as the Neighborhood Conditions Unit and Special Operations.

In 2005, he was promoted to Lieutenant, where he served as a Tour Commander, the Executive Officer of Patrol and then as Patrol Commander.

In 2012, he was promoted to the rank of Captain and was assigned as Commander of the Criminal Investigations Division. He was promoted to Assistant Chief in December of 2018.

Assistant Chief Castelli is a certified police instructor and holds a B. S. in Organizational Management and an Assoc. in Criminal Justice.