Police Administrator Jorge L. Manresa joined the North Miami Police Department on January 13, 2003.
Prior to joining our Department, Mr. Manresa worked for the City of Miami Police Department as a law enforcement officer for 28 years. He was a Major in the Patrol (Central) Section when he retired in 2003.
Mr. Manresa is currently responsible for preparing, reviewing and calculating the Department’s annual budget, monitoring fiscal accounts and grants, and controlling the purchasing process. Additionally, he supervises the Records Unit, Building Maintenance, and oversees all grants.
Mr. Manresa graduated from Miami Edison Senior High School in 1970. He earned his Associate in Arts Degree from Miami-Dade Junior Community College in 1972; and received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1979 from Biscayne College (St. Thomas University). He is also a graduate of the Southern Police Institute’s 94th Administrative Officers Course (University of Louisville, KY, 1995). Mr. Manresa’s extensive training includes Planning and Budgeting Techniques for Criminal Justice (St. Petersburg Jr. College, FL, 1994); Basic Drug Enforcement Training in Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs (Drug Enforcement Administration, 1983); and Miami-Dade Police Department’s Institute of Organized Crime, 28th Organized Investigators Course (1980).
Police Administrator Jorge L. Manresa is also a member of the Fraternal Order of Police (Miami Lodge 20) and the Police Benevolent Association.