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Chief Ogden

Chief Thomas A. Ogden Jr.

Chief Tom Ogden  served  as a police officer for the Borough of Carnegie, PA in 1979. He served with the police department in the Municipality of Mt Lebanon PA  from 1980 to 2008.  He held all five ranking positions in  that department and served as chief for the last 10 years until his retirement.  Chief Ogden is a graduate of the PA State Police Academy and the 181st Session of the FBI National Academy.  He earned a bachelors degree in public administration from Point Park University and a master's degree in public policy from the University of Pittsburgh.  He began service with the CMU Police Department in September 2008. 

  • Member of the PA Accreditation Commission
  • 2009 President of the Allegheny County Chiefs of Police Association
  • Consultant for the Governors Center, PA Chiefs of Police, and several private entities