Chief Smith is the Chief of Police for the Incorporated Town of Juno Beach.
Originally from New York, he began his career with the New York City Police Department (NYPD) in 1982. During his career with the NYPD Chief Smith was assigned to several high priority assignments including the Street Narcotics Enforcement Unit, Anti-Crime Unit, Intel Unit and Community Policing.
Following the devastating events of September 11th, 2001, with the rank of Lieutenant, he was assigned to supervise rescue, recovery and security operations at “Ground Zero” – the World Trade Center site.
Chief Smith retired from NYPD in March of 2002 and joined the Juno Beach Police Department in April of 2009.