Captain Mark Berger - Operations Division Commander
Captain Mark Berger has been a member of the Pinellas Park Police Department since 1988. During his tenure at the Police Department, he has served as a Field Training Officer, Criminal Investigations Detective, Patrol Sergeant, Special Operations Sergeant, Criminal Investigations Sergeant, Special Services Sergeant and Patrol Lieutenant. Captain Berger also served as a member of the Pinellas Park SWAT Team, and was a Traffic Homicide Investigator.
Captain Berger is graduate of the Southern Policing Institute’s Administrative Officer's Course # 120 and holds a Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice Administration from the University of South Florida.
Captain Berger currently serves as the Operations Division Commander and is responsible for management oversight of the Patrol Section and the Special Operations Section.
Captain Berger can be reached via email at mberger@Pinellas-Park.com.
Captain Mike Darroch has been a member of the Pinellas Park Police Department since 1983. Prior to promotion, he served as a Patrol Officer, Master Patrol Officer, Field Training Officer and Detective. In addition to his regularly assigned duties, Mike Darroch served as a member of the Pinellas Park Police Department SWAT Team where he held the position of Sniper and Sniper Team Leader.
In 1994, Mike Darroch was selected as the Pinellas Park Police Department Officer of the Year. Later that year he was promoted to the rank of Sergeant where he served in the Patrol Section and within the Criminal Investigations Section.
In 2005, Mike Darroch was promoted to Lieutenant and served as a shift commander in the Patrol Section for more than 10 years.
On April 24th, 2015, Mike Darroch was promoted to his current rank of Captain.
Captain Darroch graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice. He is a graduate of the Southern Police Institute's Administrative Officer's Course, class # 116, and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement Senior Leadership Program (SLP), class # 14.
Captain Darroch currently serves as the Investigations Division Commander. He is responsible for management oversight of the Criminal Investigations Section, Vice and Narcotics Section, Community Redevelopment Policing Unit, and budget oversight.
Captain Darroch can be reached via email at mdarroch@Pinellas-Park.com.
Captain Brian Unmisig - Services Division Commander
Captain Brian Unmisig began his law enforcement career with the Delray Beach Police Department in 1996 and joined the Pinellas Park Police Department in 1998. As an officer, Brian served in a variety of assignments both within the Operations Division and Services Division of the agency to include Patrol Officer, Field Training Officer, Traffic Officer, and Professional Standards Officer. Brian also served as a member of the Crisis Negotiation Team. In 2004, Brian earned the distinction as the Pinellas Park Police Department’s Police Officer of the Year.
Brian was promoted to the rank of Sergeant in 2004, to Lieutenant in April 2015, and to Captain in October of 2015. He has served in supervisory assignments within the Patrol Section, Services Section, Records Section, Special Operations Section, and as a shift commander within the Patrol Section. He currently serves as the Services Division Commander providing management oversight to the Special Services Section, Communications Section, Records Section, Accreditation, Strategic Planning, and Public Information.
Captain Unmisig holds an Associate of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from St. Petersburg College, Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice from St. Leo University, and a Master of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Louisville. He is a graduate of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement's Senior Leadership Program, Class #19, and is a graduate of the Southern Police Institute’s 133rd Administrative Officer’s Course.
Captain Unmisig can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.