Lieutenant Brian Smith
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
Lieutenant Smith has 33 years with the Sheriff's Department. He is currently assigned to the Lancaster Sheriff's Station, located in the north end of Los Angeles County. He is a recent graduate of the FBI National Academy. Lieutenant Smith has worked a variety of assignments including custody, patrol, investigations, and training. As a lieutenant, he spent 7 years assigned to the Department's Training Bureau and assisted in managing both sworn and civilian training throughout the Department. Lieutenant Smith is currently an instructor with the Sheriff's Department Analytical Interviewing Course, which is required for all Department investigators.
Lieutenant Smith also formerly supervised the Department's Mental Evaluation Team which conducts investigations of the persons with mental illnesses.
Lieutenant Smith has a bachelor's degree in Business Management from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.