Born and raised in Jackson County, MO, Major Mike Montgomery has risen through the ranks of the Jackson County, MO Sheriff’s Office. He started his career in law enforcement in 1991 after graduating from the Kansas City Regional Police Academy and has served in numerous assignments within the Sheriff’s Office.
Major Montgomery has been a deputy, supervisor and commander in the Field Training Program, Road Patrol, Investigations, and Special Operations Divisions and the Emergency Response Team.
Major Montgomery is a current member of the Kansas City Metro Tactical Officers Association, National Tactical Officer’s Association, Missouri Sheriff’s Association and the International Association of Police Chiefs. In addition, he is a graduate of North Western University Police Staff and Command School.
Major Montgomery enjoys spending time with his family and a variety of sporting and outdoor activities.