Joseph Lombardo, Sheriff, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department
Sheriff Joseph Lombardo began his law enforcement career in 1988 as a police officer with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department.
After 26 years on the force, Lombardo retired as a commissioned officer and was elected in 2014 as Sheriff of Clark County and re-elected in 2018.
In 2006, he completed his Masters of Science from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV, as well as completing the 227th Session of the FBI National Academy. He is a 2013 graduate of the Major Cities Chiefs Association (MCCA) Police Executive Leadership Development Program.
Sheriff Lombardo maintains professional affiliations to include Major Cities Chiefs Association (MCCA), Major County Sheriffs of America (MCSA), National Sheriffs Association (NSA), and the Nevada Commission for Homeland Security.
Sheriff Lombardo received the Governor’s Philanthropist of the Year Award in April of 2018. Sheriff Lombardo was awarded the Top Cops Award from the National Association in May of 2018.
He currently serves as Board Member for Nevada Child Seekers.