Faculty Details



Instructor Id: 7976689

Jerry Jacobs

Operations Officer, Governor’s Protective Detail
Sacramento, California


Lieutenant Jacobs is currently the Operations Officer (2ic) of the Governor’s Protective Detail (GPD) for a large West Coast State. He has served as the Detail Leader providing protection and supervising protective operations worldwide, working closely with the U.S. Embassy and foreign authorities.

He has over 20 years service with the largest state police organization in the nation, during which time he has held positions as a SWAT team member, Computer crimes Investigator, Narcotics agent, and canine handler. He is a graduate of the U.S. Army Protective Services Course and the U.S. State Department, Diplomatic Security Service Protective Services Course.

Lieutenant Jacobs is a certified instructor for the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST), having instructed courses in the Protection of Public Officials, Highway Drug Interdiction, Surveillance, Search and Seizure, and Police Canine handlers training.

Lieutenant Jacobs is a graduate of the Executive Protection Institute and a member of the Nine Lives Associates.


Back to Faculty