It is with great sadness that the Manassas Park Police Department announces the death of former Chief of Police / Director of Public Safety William “Bill” Francis Kiefer Jr.
On March 18, 2020, Chief Kiefer passed away in Prince William County at the age of 75. Chief Kiefer retired from Fairfax County Police in 1988 as a 2nd Lieutenant and became Chief of Police / Director of Public Safety for The City of Manassas Park Police on August 1, 1988 and retired on March 20, 2000.
Chief Kiefer thought retirement was for him, but quickly found out it wasn’t and spent nine (9) more years as a Dispatcher with the United States Park Police.
Chief Kiefer, on behalf of the current and retired men and women of the Manassas Park Police Department, you dedicated your entire life to public safety and selflessly served others. Rest easy Chief ,we will take the watch from here.
A private celebration of Chief Kiefer’s life will be held at a later date.