About the Chief
Dominick P. Bellizzie became Solebury Township's Chief of Police on June 1, 2006. Chief Bellizzie brings varied experience in all aspects of special patrol, investigations, administration and narcotics.
Chief Bellizzie holds a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice and has had extensive police training, including the F.B.I. National Academy in Quantico, Virginia. Chief Bellizzie was selected by the International Association of Chiefs of Police to travel abroad to the Ukraine to provide training in police methods.
Chief Bellizzie was previously the Chief of Police for the City of Coatesville in Chester County, Pennsylvania. In addition, Chief Bellizzie previously acted as Commanding Officer for the Narcotics Intelligence and Investigative Unit for the City of Philadelphia, responsible for coordination of all federal, state and local task forces including DEA, FBI, Customs and BNI. Chief Bellizzie has also had direct command and responsibilities for the Forfeiture Unit, Narcotics Computer Information Unit, Technical Services Unit and Intensive Drug Investigative Squad in the City of Philadelphia.