Colonel Smith Bio

 Colonel Smith - CopyColonel Eric Smith began his career in 1993 and has worked in many different areas within the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, including Corrections, Road Patrol, Traffic, Major Crimes, Youth Services, Narcotics, District Detective and Marine Unit. He is dual certified in both Corrections and Law Enforcement.

Colonel Smith currently serves as the Colonel of the Law Enforcement Bureau, which oversees Road Patrol, Aviation, K-9,  Economic Crimes, Forensics, Highway Interdiction, Major Crimes, Special Investigation and Traffic.

Eric and his wife, Jennifer, were raised in Lee County and have four children.