Hoover Police: Striving toward accreditation

Executive Officer Jehad Al-Dakka

Executive Officer Al-Dakka was born in Palestine and came to the United States in 1980. He began his law enforcement career in 1994 as a Patrol Officer for the Birmingham Police Department. Since joining the Hoover Police Department in July 2003, he has served in many different assignments. In September 2008, he was assigned to the Office of the Chief of Police as the Chief's Executive Officer. The duties of this office oversees all facets of the daily operations of the Office of the Chief, to  include managing the Chief's projects, Internship program, Ride- Along program and the department's Explosive Ordnance Disposal unit.

Executive Officer Al-Dakka has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from University of Alabama-Tuscaloosa 1986.