Chris Bratton  
Police Department
Title: Chief of Police
Phone: 512-285-6807

Chris Bratton

Chief Chris Bratton has been the Police Chief in Elgin since March of 2009.  He has been a police officer for over 40 years and has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Administration of Law Enforcement and a Master’s Degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology.  He is a member of the Texas Police Chief’s Association and the local Elgin Chapter of the NAACP.  He also serves on the CAPCOG Law Enforcement Education Committee and is a past Chair of that committee.  He has been a long time board member of the Central Texas 100 Club and was made a Board Member Emeritus in 2014.  Chief Bratton is also an avid Bass fisherman and is a pro staff member of Bass Patrol Nation – an organization dedicated to helping military and first responders, their families, and children through participation in outdoors and fishing activities on a national basis.


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