Deputy Chief Russell Jenkins has been a part of the Braintree Police Department since 1983, with 27 of those years as a supervisor.
On Wednesday night, Jenkins will be one of three Braintree Police Chief finalists questioned in a public forum at Town Hall at 7 p.m. Below is a summary of Jenkins' experience as laid out to the town's selection committee and Mayor Joseph Sullivan.
Deputy Chief, Braintree Police Department, 2004 – present
Detective Lieutenant, 1997 – 2004
Patrol Lieutenant, 1987 – 1997
Sergeant, 1985 – 1987
Police Officer, 1983 – 1985
Police Officer, Harvard University, 1981 – 1983
Suffolk University Center for Public Management, 2009 – 2010
FBI National Academy, 2001
Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Northeastern University, 1975