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D'Anna Markley, Police Administrator I

D'Anna Markley

Police Administrator I
Technical Investigation Division

email Police Administrator D'anna
- was born in San Fernando, California, and has been
a member of the Los Angeles Police Department since April 1984. She
received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration,
Organizational Development, from California State University,
Northridge, and is a graduate of the Department's West Point
Leadership Program and Command Development Program. Police
Administrator Markley began her career with the Police Department
as a Police Service Representative at Communications

After her promotion to the Management Analyst classification, she
held a variety of challenging positions, including an
administrative support position for Operations-Valley Bureau and
the FALCON Narcotic Abatement Unit of Narcotics Division.

At Training Division, she helped to create the Standards and
Training for Corrections Unit as the Officer in Charge, for which
she and her staff received the Chief of Police's Meritorious Unit
Citation. While assigned to Internal Affairs Group, she received a
promotion to Senior Management Analyst I and was assigned as the
Assistant Officer in Charge of the Advocate Section. After a tour
of duty at Risk Management Group's Discovery Section, where she was
the Officer in Charge of the Letter Request and Pitchess Units, she
was upgraded to a Senior Management Analyst II at Records and
Identification Division as the Administrative Section's Team
Leader. She was ultimately appointed to the position of Police
Administrator on January 21, 2007, as the Commanding Officer of
Records and Identification Division.

In February 2016, Police Administrator Markley became the last
Commanding Officer of Scientific Investigation Division. The
division was bifurcated in September 2016 and she was tasked with
developing the newly created Technical Investigation Division. In
her current command, Police Administrator Markley has oversight of
specialized technical personnel, who are responsible for meeting
the needs of patrol and detective personnel in the areas of
photography, latent prints, polygraph, and electronics. Police
Administrator Markley and her husband Ted currently reside in
Valencia, California.