Sgt. Jon Britton began his law enforcement career with the Shelby/Panola County District Attorney’s Drug Task Force in 1991. For the past 20 years, Sgt. Britton has worked with the Plano, Texas Police Department completing various assignments that included: patrol officer, narcotics detective, K-9 handler, field training officer, and Criminal Investigations Division supervisor. Sgt. Britton was instrumental in the formation of the Plano Police Departments first Criminal Interdiction unit and the Hotel/Motel Interdiction position for the Narcotics Unit. He currently serves as supervisor over the Crime Prevention and Warrant Units with the Plano Police Department.
Sgt. Britton has trained Criminal Interdiction techniques to hundreds of local, state, and federal officers across the United States. He is a Graduate from Stephen F. Austin State University and holds a BA in Criminal Justice and Pre-Law. He is also a United States Marine Corp Veteran.
Sgt. Britton holds a Master Peace Officer Certification, and Instructors certification through Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE.)