Anne Arundel County Swears In Its Newest Police Chief

The newest person to lead the Anne Arundel County Police Department has officially been sworn in.  

Chief Amal Awad began her career in policing thirty years ago as a patrol officer in Prince George’s County. Today she was sworn in as Anne Arundel County’s Chief of Police.  Chief Awad previously served as the Police Chief for the City of Hyattsville. 

 “Chief Awad’s experience in both large and small department policing, including right here in Anne Arundel County, makes her ideally suited to lead our department,” said County Executive Pittman. 

Chief Amal Awad, stated to Anne Arundel County "you have my commitment to continuing our work together, strengthening this foundation while earning your confidence and trust.”