Kevin McConnell joined the San Francisco Sheriff’s Office on March 4, 1996. McConnell promoted through the ranks to Senior Deputy in 2001, Sergeant in 2005, Lieutenant in 2008 and Captain in 2017. He has worked in every county jail as both a deputy and a supervisor.
Most recently, Captain McConnell served as the Acting Division Commander of the Custody Division. On March 7, 2020, he became the Acting Division Commander of the Planning & Projects Division under Sheriff Miyamoto. Captain McConnell also has served in the Classification Unit, Homeland Security and is the Sheriff’s Office hostage negotiations team leader.
A 16-year Army veteran, Captain McConnell volunteers with veteran organizations to promote better health care and employment opportunities for military service members. He also works with disabled veterans to help them transition from military to civilian life.