Chief Brown was appointed on January 1st, 2016. A/C Brown is responsible for the operational oversight of the uniformed division which consists of: Day, Evening and Midnight patrol, SWAT, Canine Unit, Crash Investigation Team, Traffic Enforcement, Parking Authority and Animal Control.
Chief Brown joined the department in January 1999. As a patrolman, A/C Brown was primarily assigned to midnight shift, and served as a patrolman, community policing officer, traffic officer, intelligence liaison officer and primary crime scene technician.
In February 2011, Jake was promoted to the merit rank of detective and assigned to adult investigations. In March 2012, Jake was promoted to the merit rank of sergeant and assigned to uniform division as a shift supervisor. Jake was assigned as Traffic Division Commander, oversaw the Major Crash Investigation Team and supervised a shift of patrol officers.