David Shilson

Title: Chief of Police
Phone: 972-292-6130

Chief of Police David Shilson
David Shilson is the Chief of Police for the City of Frisco. Previously, he served as a Deputy Chief since 2013.

He started with the Frisco Police Department in 2002 and has been in law enforcement since 1999. In his career he has served in nearly every aspect of a police department.

Chief Shilson has a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Texas at Arlington, a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University in Political Science, and an Associates degree from Blinn College in Criminal Justice. He is a graduate of the FBI National Academy 243rd session, a graduate of the Bill Blackwood Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas, and the Senior Management Institute for Police 70th Session.  

Return to Staff Directory