Sergeant Ryan Brown is a Bellefontaine native, who graduated from Bellefontaine High School in 1996 and from the University of Toledo in 2001. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice. Sgt Brown began his career with the Sheriff’ Office in September of 2002 as a Corrections Officer and obtained his Ohio Peace Officers Training Certificate in 2005. He was promoted to the Patrol Division In June of 2006 and in November 2018 he was promoted to patrol Sergeant. Sgt Brown has advanced training in Traffic Crash Investigation and is currently a member of the Multi County Crash Investigation Team.