IN.gov - Skip Navigation

Note: This message is displayed if (1) your browser is not standards-compliant or (2) you have you disabled CSS. Read our Policies for more information.

CLOSE MENU
  • Business & Agriculture
  • Residents
  • Government
  • Education
  • Taxes & Finance
  • Visiting & Playing
  • Family & Health

Indiana State Police

Amber Alert
Amber Alert - TEST
  • widget8
  • widget9
  • Indiana Blue Alerts
  • widget1
  • LCH Services
  • widget3
  • widget4
  • widget5
  • widget6
  • widget7

ISP > Headquarters > Chief of Staff Chief of Staff

Colonel Mark A. French

Colonel Mark A. French Also serving as the Assistant Superintendent, the Chief of Staff is the Superintendent’s primary staff officer responsible for directing, coordinating, supervising and training the staff. He is the only staff officer who also has command authority.

Among several other responsibilities, the Chief of Staff oversees the operational cycle of the Department, executing the command responsibilities of the Office of Superintendent as directed, and in the absence of the Superintendent, and keeps the Superintendent informed of current and developing situations.

Subordinate Elements

The Chief of Staff directs the following subordinate elements of the Indiana State Police: