Lieutenant Darren Blevins
Lt. Blevins is an 22 veteran of the Coalinga police department and a local resident of the community. Lt. Blevins was hired on November 9, 1995 where he began his career as a Reserve officer with the Department. In January 1996 he attended the Basic Police Academy and in July 1996 he was promoted to a full time officer. During his tenure with the department he has held the positions of Field Training Officer, Corporal and was promoted to Sergeant in December 2004 where he was the Department’s Field Training Coordinator and Traffic Sergeant. Lt. Blevins currently overseas the Patrol Division which is the Department’s largest division after working as the Administrative Lieutenant for 2 years.