RankInterim Chief of Police
Jason Clawson has been with the Pasadena Police Department for 31 years. Prior to joining the Department, Jason served with the US Navy for four years. Jason began his law enforcement career in 1991 and has worked numerous assignments, including Patrol, Vice/Narcotics, Detectives and the Special Enforcement Section, honing his prevention, intervention, and enforcement practices. In 2005, Jason was awarded the Chief’s Special Award for Excellence and In 2021 he was awarded as the Officer of the Year by the Pasadena Police Foundation, for his work in the community and building safer neighborhoods.