Sgt Anthony (Tony) Vitale began his career with the Xenia Police Division in 2006 and served as a patrol officer for 16 years. As a patrol officer, he served as a field training officer (FTO), evidence technician, BAC operator, and OLC Representative. Sgt Vitale has received two Silver Shield Awards, four Meritorious Service Awards, one Distinguished Service Award, and the Leadership Award. In 2023 he was promoted to Patrol Sergeant and is currently an evening shift supervisor. He also oversees departmental training as well as the FTO program.