New Mansfield Chief of Police

By Tommie Crawford

Recently, Mr. Christopher Johnson was selected to fill the Mansfield Police Chief position. Mr. Johnson is a native of DeSoto Parish and currently resides in the City of Mansfield.

Christopher graduated from Mansfield High School and then received a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Grambling State University. Before transitioning to Chief, Christopher was employed with the Mansfield Police Department as a Sergeant. His qualifications and experience make him a valuable asset to our team and our City.

Mrs. Maria Hogan presented Johnson to the Council as the appointment during the City Council Meeting on April 24, 2023. He received a unanimous confirmation from the city council with welcoming applauds from the crowd attending the meeting. Please welcome Mr. Johnson and give him your utmost support as he embarks upon this new chapter in his life.