An Anne Arundel Circuit Court manager swore in the county’s in a special ceremony Wednesday morning in Annapolis.
Tolliver’s daughter, Danielle Kane, and County Executive John R. Leopold accompanied the new police chief as he began serving in the role for the second time in his career.
The 39-year law enforcement veteran previously served as Anne Arundel County police chief from 1997 to 1998.
In a statement released last week, Leopold said that Tolliver “has an intimate knowledge of our police department … I am confident he can effectively lead the men and women of our police force and build on the impressive record of crime reduction established over the last six years.”
Before Tolliver, was announced as acting police chief after the former police chief .