On August 29, 2014 Ozzy Gibson was promoted to Deputy Chief of Police. He serves as the LMPD's Chief of Staff and commands the Administrative Bureau, Support Bureau, Special Investigations Division and the Media and Public Relations Office.
He began his law enforcement career in 1989 with the Louisville Division of Police (LPD).
He served in the former First, Third, Fourth and Fifth Districts. He also was a member of the LPD Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Team for eight (8) years.
Under the newly merged Louisville Metro Police Department, he served in the Third, Fourth and Eighth Divisions. He commanded the First Division and the Administrative Bureau.
Deputy Chief of Police Gibson has degrees in Criminal Justice and Business Operations.
He is married and has three sons.