Undersheriff Brent Johnson was appointed second in command of the San Juan County Sheriff’s Office on January 1, 2015. Brent brings forty-two years of law enforcement experience and a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice.
Brent’s career started in the US Air Force and continued with the Albuquerque Police Department. After a varied career with APD he retired and started working for the University of Washington Police Department. He was given the opportunity to become the Lead Detective for the San Juan County Sheriff’s Office in 2002.
This position allowed Brent and his wife to raise their daughter in San Juan County’s supportive and unique community.