Captain Glenn Lawrence
Captain Glenn Lawrence, a Sonoma County resident since 1966, attended Santa Rosa Junior College majoring in the Administration of Justice and then studied Business Management at Sonoma State University. He holds California POST Advanced, Supervisory and Management certificates.
Glenn started his career with the City of Sonoma Police Department in 1985, where he served as a Field Training Officer, EVOC instructor, a member of the Sonoma County Multi-Agency Gang Enforcement Team, Patrol Supervisor and managed the Reserve Police Officer Program.
In 1995 Glenn joined the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office as a Deputy Sheriff. He worked a variety of assignments including Field Training Officer, Hostage Negotiator and Property Crimes Detective. In 2005, he promoted to Sergeant working in Patrol and later as the Detective Sergeant of the Property Crimes Investigations Unit. In 2010, Glenn promoted to Lieutenant. In addition to patrol Watch Commander, he managed the Sheriff’s Office Tactical Team, EOD Unit, Use of Force and Firearms units. As Captain he oversees and manages the Administration Division of the Sheriff’s Office, managing the Internal Affairs, Personnel, Records, and IT Bureaus.