Fred is currently assigned as the Bureau Commander of Summerlin Area Command.
Dave is a United States Navy veteran having served six years as an Electronic Technician on a fast attack submarine. Following his stint in the Navy, Dave worked at the Nevada Test site as an electronic technician supporting the nation’s nuclear weapons testing program.
In 1992 Dave started his career at Metro as a radio technician installing and maintaining the department’s radio and mobile data system. After spending two years in the Radio Shop, Dave decided to become a police officer, and entered the academy in 1994.
Dave promoted to Police Captain in January 2015, and is currently assigned to the Criminalistics Bureau. The bureau encompasses Crime Scene Investigations, Forensics Laboratory, and the Evidence Vault. Dave’s previous assignment as a Captain was Area Commander of the Northeast Area Command. As a Police Lieutenant for over seven years he was assigned to Financial Crimes, Internal Affairs, Patrol Division, and Patrol. As a Police Sergeant for six years, Dave held assignments in Patrol, Patrol COP, Traffic, and Internal Affairs. As a police officer, Dave spent two years in Patrol, and four years in Traffic as a motor officer.
Dave has been a member of the PMSA since the day he promoted to Sergeant in 2001, and a board member since April 2019.