On February 23, Indiana State Police Superintendent Douglas Carter promoted Lieutenant Mark R. Davis to the rank of captain to serve as assistant commander of the Indiana State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division. The Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division is responsible for enforcing both state and federal regulations on all commercial motor vehicles.
Davis is a native of Fort Wayne and a 1973 graduate of Fort Wayne Northside High School. He attended Ball State University and graduated in 1979 with a BS in Criminal Justice.
Davis began his law enforcement career in 1983 upon graduation from the 41st Indiana State Police Academy. He was assigned to the Lowell Post and patrolled Jasper and Newton Counties. In 1987 he transferred to the Seymour Post. In 1992, Davis was promoted to Squad Sergeant and supervised troopers in Bartholomew, Jackson and Jennings Counties. August 2003, he was promoted to Lieutenant to serve as commander of the Seymour District. Upon the closing of Seymour he transferred to the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division to serve as Lieutenant.
Captain Davis will be the Assistant Division Commander for the Indiana State Police Commercial Vehicle Division. He will be the assistant commander to 120 employees, both enforcement and civilian, statewide.
Captain Davis resides with his wife, LuAnn in Bartholomew County.
SOURCE: Indiana State Police