Mr. Guitron serves the community as a Police Administrative Officer with the Indio Police Department. He has been a member of the police department for 37 years and homegrown from the community. He oversees the Office of Community Safety which is responsible for the educational outreach, crime prevention, and safety programs to the residents and businesses. He also manages the crime analyses unit, volunteer’s services, Public Information Office, serves as the department liaison to government & private agencies, and represents the Office of the Chief.
Benjamin is homegrown and currently resides with his family in the City of Indio. His family has been a part of the eastern Coachella Valley since 1919. Benjamin is very involved in the city and has served in a variety of roles including: member and former President of the Indio Rotary Club; board member of the Coachella Valley Volunteers in Medicine; board member Coachella Valley History Museum, Coachella Valley Community Trust program services for east valley youth; 46 year member with Boy Scouts of America; and appointed by the Indio City Council as a representative on the Coachella Valley Mosquito & Vector Control District Board of Trustees.