Author Jim Reynolds

Jim Reynolds holds a Master of Public Administration degree and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from the University of Central Florida. His Criminal Justice educational background includes the Graduate Studies in Criminal Justice program at UCF, the 104th Administrative Officers Course at the Southern Police Institute, University of Louisville, the Chief Executive Seminar of the Florida Criminal Justice Executive Institute, and over 1000 hours of advanced and specialized training in a 27-year law enforcement career. Jim is a retired Deputy Chief of the Melbourne Police Department, where he served in every rank, including Interim Chief of Police. He was the Director of the Brevard Police Testing Center, a county-wide law enforcement selection program, for four years, and currently is the Academic Program Chair for the Florida Tech Online Criminal Justice Program.