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Murrieta resident Captain Brandon Ford to Command Sheriff’s Professional Standards Bureau

Monday, December 16th, 2013
Issue 51, Volume 17.

Sheriff Stan Sniff promoted Lieutenant Brandon Ford to the rank of Captain this afternoon, December 16, 2013. Captain Ford will begin his new assignment December 26, 2013, as the Commander of the Sheriff’s Professional Standards Bureau. He is replacing Captain Virginia Busby who will take over as Commander of the Robert Presley Detention Center in Riverside.

Captain Ford has over 17 years of full-time law enforcement experience, all with the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. Captain Ford began his career in 1996 as a deputy sheriff working at the Banning Sheriff’s Station. In 1999, he transferred to the Moreno Valley Police Department where he served in the Patrol Division and on the Special Enforcement Team - Gang Unit. In 2001, Captain Ford was promoted to the rank of Investigator, and transferred to the Sheriff’s newly formed Central Homicide Unit.

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Ford was promoted to the rank of Sergeant and transferred to the Southwest Detention Center. In 2006, Captain Ford returned to the Sheriff’s Central Homicide Unit, where he was assigned to the offices in Thousand Palms. In 2009, Captain Ford was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant and assigned to the Sheriff’s Professional Standards Bureau, where he managed both the Administrative Services and the Internal Affairs Units. In 2011, he was transferred to the Moreno Valley Police Department where he managed both the Patrol and Administration Divisions.

Captain Ford has a Bachelor’s Degree from California State University San Bernardino. Captain Ford serves on the board of Venture Christian Church in Murrieta and volunteers his time in the community whenever possible. He and his wife reside in the City of Murrieta, where they have raised three children.



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Comment #1 | Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013 at 8:56 am
I had the pleasure of working with Captain Ford at MVPD. He will do a phenomenal job at PSB. He's one in a million. Congratulations Captain Ford!
Comment Profile ImageMay B Wright
Comment #2 | Thursday, Dec 19, 2013 at 7:21 am
Hope hes better then the rest of these lazy cops
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Comment #3 | Thursday, Dec 19, 2013 at 7:24 am
Sheriff Captain 300,000 a year plus

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