Administration and Support Bureau Commander
Assistant Chief Michael Madden has resided in Palm Beach County since 1984 and graduated from Wellington Community High School in 1990. Assistant Chief Michael Madden has served with the Riviera Beach Police Department since 2003. He has over 14 years experience in law enforcement, beginning in 1993, and throughout his career has held the positions of Police Officer, Sergeant, and Lieutenant. Assistant Chief Madden received an Associates Degree from Palm Beach Community College and a Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice from Florida Gulf Coast University. He is also a graduate of the 35th Command Officers Development Course offered by the University of Louisville. Michael Madden was appointed Commander on March 4, 2007 and served as the Acting Assistant Chief from October 2011-September 2013. Michael Madden was appointed to Assistant Chief on September 1, 2013.