13245 Tamiami Trail East #100
OFFICE HOURS: Monday through Friday, 8.a.m. to 5 p.m.
In an EMERGENCY call 911
Lieutenant Jake Walker
Lieutenant Jake Walker began his law enforcement career in 1992 as a police officer for the Village of North Palm Beach Department of Public Safety. During his two years there, Jake specialized in community oriented policing, and he was the police department’s police officer of the year in 1992.
Lieutenant Walker began his career with the Collier County Sheriff’s Office in 1994 and currently works as the District Commander of Patrol District 5. During his career, he has served in several capacities from Patrol Deputy, Patrol Sergeant, Violent Crimes and Property Crimes Detective Sergeant, Special Enforcement Team Sergeant, Community Oriented Policing Unit Sergeant, District Administrative Sergeant, and S.W.A.T. Team Member.
In addition to his current duties, Lieutenant Walker is one the agency’s trainers; specializing in Emergency Vehicle Operations/Driving, Defensive Tactics, Firearms, and Response to Mass Violence Incidents.
Lieutenant Walker holds an Associate in Science Degree in Criminal Justice, a Bachelor in Science Degree in Management, and a Master of Arts in Administration Degree.
Lieutenant Walker has received the Collier County Sheriff’s Office Medal of Valor award, Command Recognition Award, three Unit Citation/Team Work Awards, and numerous other awards and letters of commendation.
Lieutenant Walker and his wife, Marci, have been married for twenty-four years, and they have four children.
“I believe the key to all success in law enforcement, and certainly in life, is our desire to serve others first, to build authentic relationships, and to work collaboratively to solve our community’s problems in creative and comprehensive ways.”