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Operations Command

Division Commander

Major Robin Starks

Robin Starks joined the City of Miami Police Department in 1989 as a Public Service Aide and in 1990 she began her career as a police officer after graduating in March 1990. During her tenure with the City of Miami she worked Uniform Patrol, Street Narcotics, Special Investigations, Community Relations, Internal Affairs, and in the Training Unit as a Training Advisor. Ms. Starks was promoted through the ranks and have worked with the FBI, DEA and the South Florida Impact as well as multiple municipalities throughout the State of Florida. She retired from the City of Miami Police Department at the rank of lieutenant and served as Chief of Public Safety for Miami-Dade College, Kendall Campus. She joined the Miami Gardens Police Department in July 2017 at the rank of major supervising the largest division in the agency, the Operations Division.