Lieutenant Johnson worked as a Deputy Sheriff from 2001-2012 as a patrol deputy, K9 Handler, Bomb Squad Hazardous Device Technician, Detective, Terrorism Liaison Officer, Lathrop Police Services, and Off-Road Enforcement Unit.
Randy completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice Administration from the University of Phoenix in August 2012 and has earned the following certificates from California POST: Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced POST Certificates, Supervisory Certificate, and Management Certificate.
Following his graduation in 2012, Johnson was promoted to Sergeant and worked as a Patrol Team Supervisor, K9 Unit Supervisor, Bomb Squad Supervisor/Hazardous Device Technician, Detective Supervisor, and Terrorism Liaison Officer (TLO) Program Supervisor.
In 2016, Johnson was promoted to Lieutenant, where he currently serves as Patrol Watch Commander.
He was previously assigned as Sheriff’s Office Liaison working with allied agencies, including Child Protective Services (CPS), Homeless Outreach, and Mental Health Awareness/Mobile Crisis Team.