Meet Assistant Chief  Tom Demmery

Executive Director Hollywood PAL

Assistant Chief Tom Demmery has been a law enforcement officer with the Hollywood Police Department for 28 years.  He is currently in charge of the Investigations and Support Services Bureau.  He also serves as the Executive Director of the City of Hollywood’s Police Athletic League.  He has been a Supervisor for the past 15 years with assignments in Patrol, Youth Services, Accreditation, Traffic Homicide, Quartermaster, Property and Evidence and Criminal Investigations.  In 2014, he was named the Police Department’s Supervisor of the Year.

Assistant Chief Demmery holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management from Nova Southeastern University.  In 2003, he attended and graduated with honors from the University of Louisville’s Southern Police Institute’s 109th Administrative Officer’s Course.  He has completed over 2000 hours of Advanced Training during his career.  Tom holds professional memberships in the International Association of Chiefs of Police, Police Executive Research Forum, Southern Police Institute Alumni Association, and the Broward County Chiefs of Police Association.





As Executive Director of Hollywood PAL, together with the law enforcement community, it is my goal to provide a safe, nurturing, fun place for the youth of Hollywood and surrounding area to learn and grow, and realize their full potential.”

AC Tom Demmery