Professional Standards Commander, Lt. Keith Christie


Lieutenant Keith Christie joined the Bensalem Township Police Department in 2003. He previously worked for the Philadelphia Police Department and the Fairfax County (VA) Police Department. Lieutenant Christie is currently the Professional Standards Commander.

Lieutenant Christie served as a patrol officer in the Uniform patrol Division until he was promoted to Detective in 2007. He was assigned to the Criminal Investigations Division until he was promoted to Sergeant in 2011. He supervised the Communications Unit, the Uniform Patrol Division and the Criminal Investigations Unit until he was promoted to Lieutenant in 2018.

Lieutenant Christie is a proud graduate of Archbishop Ryan High School. He received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Administration of Justice from the Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Oklahoma. He is also a graduate of Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command Class #353.