Ted Cook, Police Chief
Ted Cook joined the Mountain Brook Police Department in March, 2011 as Chief of Police.
He is a graduate of Auburn University, the Birmingham School of Law and is a member of the Alabama State Bar.
Chief Cook is active in the Cerified Law Enforcement Executive Program offered by the Alabama Peace Officers Standards and Training Commission, the Jefferson County Chiefs of Police Association and the Alabama Association of Chiefs of Police, a post he has held for three years.
Chief Cook has over 25 years of service in Law Enforcement. He comes to Mountain Brook after serving as Chief of Police for the City of Leeds for over three years. Prior to Leeds, the Chief worked over 20 years in the City of Birmingham. The Chief has extensive experience in Administration, SWAT Operations, Patrol, and worked on a Felony Task Force in Birmingham. Chief Cook also has taught numerous classes at the Birmingham Police Academy.