Deputy Bernard Brown has over 20 years of public service experience and is currently employed as a Deputy Sheriff with the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office located in Northern California. He has held collateral assignments on the Crisis Intervention Team and Gang Unit, and he has also served on the Special Enforcement Detail, which assists in various operations for the department. His prior experience also includes time as a field training officer and bicycle patrol officer.
Deputy Brown has developed expertise in managing and writing grants for departments. He was previously responsible for assisting law enforcement agencies in Delaware with the State Homeland Security Grant Program, and most recently, he assisted his current agency in obtaining grant funds for the Crisis Intervention Team.
Deputy Brown holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration from Clemson University and a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Excelsior College. He completed his thesis project at Clemson University on the Total Policing Strategy.