Captain Ernest R. Demma

Appointed to NOPD:
Elected: 03/08/07

Captain Ernest Demma is a 37 year veteran of the New
Orleans Police Department. He is a graduate of Tulane
University (1969) and is currently the Commander of the
Police Academy, where he has worked for 19 years. His
assignments as a Police Officer and Sergeant have included
Research and Planning, 5th District, Canine Corps, Tactical
Unit, Special Operations Division, and Police Academy. He
was the Commander of Central Evidence and Property as a
Lieutenant. As a Captain, he has commanded the Police
Academy, Communications Division, 8th District, Reserve
Division and Central Evidence and Property.