Paul Saldana has been with the department for over 26 years, the last thirteen as a Police Officer. Prior to becoming a sworn officer, he was a Police Service Officer working primarily in the jail. He is currently a Sergeant assigned to patrol.
In his time at ESPD, Sgt. Saldana has worked multiple assignments including Investigations, South Bay Platoon, South Bay DUI Task Force, South Bay Gang Task Force, Crisis Negotiation Team, Part-time Field Training Officer, and Field Evidence Technician. In his free time, he likes to fish, go to concerts and movies, go to sporting events, including Dodgers, Angels, Kings, and USC games. He is a huge Las Vegas Raiders fan and go to games when he can.