San Luis, Arizona – Following an Executive Session on October 11, 2023, Mayor Nieves Riedel and the City Council have appointed Nigel Reynoso as Acting Chief of Police.
Acting Chief of Police Nigel Reynoso began his law enforcement career with the City of San Luis in 2005. Prior to his law enforcement career with the San Luis Police Department, Acting Chief Reynoso served in the US Marine Corps for eight years and was honorably discharged as a sergeant. Acting Chief Reynoso is a graduate of Northwestern School of Police Staff and Command and has received a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Administration from the University of Phoenix. He also graduated from the Arizona Peace Officer Standards and Training Board (AZPOST) Leadership Program (ALP) Session 21. He too has completed the FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development Association’s leadership schools and has achieved the FBI-LEEDA Trilogy Award.
Since joining the San Luis Police Department in 2005, Acting Chief Reynoso has commanded all divisions of the San Luis Police Department, currently serving as Acting Chief of Police and Administrative Lieutenant of the San Luis Police Department Administration Division.
“I appreciate Acting Chief Reynoso for stepping up to lead the San Luis Police Department as our City undertakes a community-driven and nationwide search for our next Chief of Police,” stated Mayor Nieves Riedel. “Throughout his time serving our community, he has served with integrity and dedication for over seventeen years; City Council and I look forward to working with him as the Acting Police Chief.”