Kevin Prescott

Police Department
Title: Deputy Chief of Police
Phone: 305-948-2995
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Deputy Chief Kevin W. Prescott was born in Brooklyn, New York and raised in both Brooklyn and Trinidad before moving with his family to Miami in 1980. Deputy Chief Prescott attended Miami Norland Senior High School and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Florida Atlantic University. Deputy Chief Prescott began his career in law enforcement with the Miami Beach Police Department and then became a member of the North Miami Beach Police Department (NMBPD) in May 1993. During his time with the NMBPD, Deputy Chief Prescott has gained valuable experience as an officer by working hand in hand with the public in order to promote a healthy and safe environment. Deputy Chief Prescott has also amassed additional training skills as an alumnus of the FBINA #228th Session and the FBI LEEDS 62nd Session.
Previously, Deputy Chief Prescott was in charge of the Uniform Patrol Division and currently has been in command of the Administrative Division, which contains the Finance Department, Information Technologies Department, Property Unit, Fleet Management Unit, Personnel and Training Unit, Crime Prevention Unit, Grants Section and lastly, purchasing and special projects for the past five years.
Throughout his career, Deputy Chief Prescott has been a member of the Community Patrol Unit, the Field Training Unit, and the Tactical Unit. He was also a Police Instructor and a sniper with the SWAT Team. In addition, Deputy Chief Prescott has attained the ranks of Detective, Sergeant, Detective Sergeant, Captain, Commander, Major and now Deputy Chief. In his new role as Deputy Chief, he will continue to support the visions and goals of the Chief of Police and Command Staff in promoting a healthy environment to keep the City of North Miami Beach safe for its citizens to live and work.

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