Captain Larry Ward

Captain Larry WardEducation: Crestview High School, 1979 Crestview, Florida. Basic Law Enforcement Academy NFWSC formally Okaloosa Walton Community College 1989: Graduate Florida Leadership Academy Class 2, FDLE/FCJEI, 2004: Graduate of Executive Leadership Future Studies Program Charter Class, FDLE/FCJEI, 2010: 2000+ hours of various law enforcement specialized training courses.

Career: Retail Sales, 1979-1992: Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Posse, 1987- 1992: Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Deputy, 1992-1997: Corporal, 1997- 2001: Sergeant, 2001-2005; Lieutenant, 2005- 2011; currently serving as District One Patrol Captain.

Honor and Affiliations: Ordained Deacon, member of Dorcas Baptist Church, Crestview, Florida. Founding Member/President of North Okaloosa FOP Lodge #146, Crestview, Florida.

Born Crestview, Florida, three children, Chris, Jeremy, Abigail