The City of Maumelle is happy to announce our NEW CHIEF OF POLICE: Captain Cory Pickard. Congratulations to this fine Maumelle Officer! We are excited about the future of the MPD and can't wait to see you thrive in your new position within this community. •••A quick bio of Chief Pickard: He began his career as an officer with the Maumelle Police Dept in February of 1999, and through years of dedicated service, moved his way up through the ranks to the position of Captain. During his time with the Maumelle Police Department, he has been assigned to the Patrol Division, K-9 Corps, Training, Tactical Team and Professional Standards.
In October of 2003, he deployed with the 39th Infantry Brigade as part of the 1st Cavalry Division in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, where he served in Baghdad.
He is married and has three sons, and wants the people of Maumelle to know: "I am honored to be the Chief of Police and a resident of one of the safest towns in Arkansas."