James Miyashiro

Chief James Miyashiro

Chief James Miyashiro began his law enforcement career 32 years ago working with state and municipal police agencies. Throughout his law enforcement career, he has had the opportunity to work several assignments including police sergeant, operations commander and chief of police. One of Miyashiro’s biggest accomplishments was starting the Desert Hot Springs Police Department from the ground up. He joined the University of San Diego Public Safety Department in July of 2017.