Pinellas County Schools Police

  • Pinellas County Schools held a Changing of the Guard Ceremony for its incoming Chief of Schools Police, Luke Williams. Williams recently retired from the St. Petersburg Police Department after 32 years on the job. He replaces Chief Rick Stelljes who is retiring after 43 years in law enforcement. Stelljes worked with the St. Petersburg Police Department for 28 years before joining the district where he worked for 15 years. He was Chief of Schools Police the last five of those years.

    Luke Williams accepts American flag from outgoing Chief Rick Stelljes.

    Luke Williams salutes outgoing Chief Rick Stelljes.