Party affiliation: Rally for the Republic
Student Superintendent, 1968. Superintendent of Police, 1969. Information Director for Corrèze, 1972-1977.
Chief Superintendent, 1977. On detachment to office of Jacques Chirac, Mayor of Paris, 1977-1979. Principal Private Secretary to Mayor of Paris, 1979-1984.
Chief Constable, 1981. Director of Paris Commune, 1984. Responsible for general delegation for improvement of protection of Paris residents, 1984-1986.
Deputy for Ariège, 1986-1988. Deputy for Yvelines, since 1988.