William John Betten, American police chief, educator.
Betten, William John was born on May 8, 1934 in Teaneck, New Jersey, United States. Son of William J. and Edna F. Betten.
Associate of Arts in Accounting-Business, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1954. Bachelor of Science in Police Science, William Paterson College, 1974. Master of Arts in Criminalogy, William Paterson College, 1976.
From patrolman to police chief, Rochelle Park (New Jersey) Police Department, 1957-1996.
Married Judith H. Barker, November 30, 1957. Children: Robert, David, Susan.