Captain Dan Underwood

Administrative Bureau Commander

Captain Dan Underwood has been with the Huntington Police Department since 1995 and has been assigned to the Administrative Bureau since 2009. He has been involved in all facets of the management of the department, however, his main focus has been the oversight of a $15 million budget as well as being a liaison for the city administration, other local law enforcement agencies, and local community groups. Captain Underwood was tasked as the Project Manager/Administrator for the implementation of a new records management system in which the department eliminated or updated antiquated police procedures.

Prior to joining the administration, he was a patrol supervisor for 5 years and served in a community oriented policing role when he was assigned to the bike patrol unit.

Captain Dan Underwood attended the 2011 FBI Great Lakes Leadership Seminar, has completed the FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development Association’s Executive Leadership Institute training and is a graduate of the 264th Session of the FBI National Academy.