Lieutenant Lawrence E. Brown

Lieutenant Lawrence E. Brown was promoted to lieutenant in 2014. Lieutenant Brown started his law enforcement career with Savannah Metro Police Department in 1986. While at Metro Police Department he was assigned to the patrol division. He later went to the vice unit and served on the DEA Task Force. He is a certified P.O.S.T Field Training Officer. He is also a graduate of the P.O.S.T Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) School, and served on the Savannah Metro swat team. Lieutenant Brown has 30 years of law enforcement experience.

Lieutenant Brown hails from Roanoke Va. and joined the U.S. Army in 1980. During his six years of active duty he served as a non – commissioned officer at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point serving the Core of Cadets. He also served a few years in Western Europe before returning to the United States and joining the Savannah Metro Police Department.

Lieutenant Brown is currently the Patrol Division Commander and the Swat Team Commander. As the commander he is responsible for evaluating, developing and implementing departmental policies and goals of the division. Lieutenant Brown assists with the daily operation of the Department of Public Safety. Lieutenant Brown studies martial arts and enjoys playing basketball. Lieutenant Brown is a proud Prince Hall Mason and Prince Hall Shriner.