Chief of Police




If you are interested in a career with our department, please contact Sergeant Michael Franklin at 704-920-5006 or by e-mail at You may also access the required City of Concord Employment Application and F-3 form at

Click here to view a video about Law Enforcement careers produced by North Carolina Justice Academy.

Our core values and community policing philosophy dictate that we must work with the community to be successful. You can contact any coworker here at 704-920-5000.

I also encourage you to contact a member of the Senior Staff if you have a problem with one of our coworkers or have a question. Major Wendell Rummage, Support Services Commander, may be contacted at 704-920-5016 or by e-mail at Major Doug Wilhelm, Patrol Bureau Commander, may be contacted at 704-920-5047 or by email at Major Gary Hatley, Criminal Investigations' Commander, may be contacted at 704-920-5012 or by email at

My Executive Assistant is Leslie Griffin and may be contacted at 704-920-5007 or