Peter J Pitchess
- Category : 1912-births
- Type : GE
- Profile : 2/4 - Hermit / Opportunist
- Definition : Split - Small (30,39)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Planning 1
American police officer, who served as the 28th Sheriff of Los Angeles County, California. He is credited with modernizing the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, turning the department into the sixth-largest police department, and the largest sheriff's department, in the United States.
Pitchess died at his home in Newport Beach on 4 April 1999 at the age of 87, from heart failure.