Kevin McConnell joined the San Francisco Sheriff’s Office on March 4, 1996. He has worked in every county jail as both a deputy and a supervisor and is the Acting Division Commander of the Custody Operations Division. Acting Divison Commander McConnell promoted through the ranks to Senior Deputy in 2001, Sergeant in 2005, Lieutenant in 2008, and Captain in 2017.
He served as the Acting Division Commander for the Planning & Projects Division and has worked in the Classification and Homeland Security Units. Acting Division Commander McConnell is the Sheriff’s Office hostage negotiations team leader.
A 16-year Army veteran, Acting Division Commander 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.