Capt. Chuck Ternent joined the Cumberland Police Department in 1992 and is in charge of operations for the department. Capt. Ternent served for many years as a Detective assigned to the Allegany County Combined Criminal Investigation Unit C3I. In 2003, Capt. Ternent was promoted to the rank of Sergeant and was assigned a patrol shift. In 2012, Ternent was promoted to Lieutenant and designated as the department's CALEA Accreditation manager. In March of 2015, the department was successfully awarded full accreditation status through the Commission for the Accreditation in Law Enforcement Agencies.
Capt. Ternent was most recently promoted to the rank of Captain in 2019. Captain Ternent currently serves at the Interim Chief of Police.
Capt. Ternent is a 2008 graduate of the Johns Hopkins University Police Executive Leadership Program Session XIII and holds a Master’s Degree in Management from Johns Hopkins University as well as a Bachelor’s Degree from Frostburg University and Associate’s Degree from Allegany College.
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|Sgt. Chris McCann||Cpl. Jacob Sullivan||
Sgt. Barry Fickes
Cpl. Alexander Menges
|Cpl. Robert Stemple||Cpl. D.J. Jenkins||Cpl. Brett Leedy||
Cpl. Alan Zapf