commander cheryl wade
Commander Cheryl Wade, a member of the Sheriff's Office since 1985, has worked in all 4 divisions—Patrol (Thousand Oaks, Camarillo, & West County), Detention (Courts, Honor Farm, & Pre-Trial Detention Facility), Special Services (Sex Crimes & Homicide), and Support Services (Sheriff's Administration, Internal Affairs, & Professional Standards). She has also managed the following units or programs: Cold Cases, Narcotics, Criminal Intelligence, DRMO, SWAT, Bomb/Arson, Air Unit, Information Systems, Crime Analysis, Data Entry, and Forgery/Fraud.
Commander Wade is currently assigned to the Support Services Division where she commands the following units or programs: Professional Standards/Internal Affairs, Audits & Inspections, Division Budget, Academy, Peer Support and Crisis Intervention Team (CIT).
Commander Cheryl Wade has a Bachelors degree in Business Administration/Management from California Lutheran University, a Masters degree in Public Administration from California State University, Northridge, and a Masters degree in Security Studies from the Naval Postgraduate School Center for Homeland Defense and Security.