Department of Economics

Tim Truby

  • Graduated: 1989
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Tim Truby, who graduated in 1989 with a BA in Economics, provides law enforcement services at in new window).  He retired from Chico PD in 2013.  Tim conducts vulnerability assessments, teaches enforcement courses, and designs and installs video security systems.  He was a crime prevention officer with the Chico Police Department from 2002 until 2013 when he left to found

“The study of Economics directly benefited my career,” Tim stated in a recent email.  “The combination of numbers, words, problems, calculations, analysis, and evaluations, developed via the study of Economics, gave insights into the real world. Approaching real-life situations from an analytical thinking style developed from the study of Economics resulted in more efficient and conclusive outcomes.” (Last Updated 2/22/18)

Portrait of Tim Truby