Kyle Police Chief Jeff Barnett has been with the City since May, 2011.
Prior to coming to Kyle, Chief Barnett has served as Chief of Police for the City of Princeton, Texas, since 2005. His total of 19 years of law enforcement experience also includes 9 years with Mount Pleasant, Texas, police department where he served in various capacities including Interim Police Chief. Other experience includes working as a special agent for the FBI and teaching law enforcement classes and local junior college.
Chief Barnett is licensed by The Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education (TCLEOSE) as a Master Peace Officer, has his Paramedic License from the Texas Department of Health, and has a Firefighter Certification from the Texas Fire Commission.