Sheriff walking down a row of graduates during inspection. Hometown heros needed. Are you in?

Sheriff walking down a row of graduates during inspection. Hometown heros needed. Are you in?

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A graduate of Academy class 228 in 1985, Assistant Sheriff Corbett began his career with LASD working in Custody at Biscailuz Center Jail.  He was assigned there for a little over 5 years before moving to patrol at East Los Angeles Station. He worked as a patrol deputy, Training Officer and on the Special Problems Team. 

In 1997 he transferred to the Special Enforcement Bureau- Canine Services Detail as a K-9 handler. In 2001 he moved from the Canine Services Unit to the Special Weapons Team where he worked for another 11 years.  In 2012 he promoted to Sergeant and returned to Custody Division-Men’s Central Jail.  In 2014 he transferred to a patrol sergeant assignment at South Los Angeles Station. In 2016 he promoted to Lieutenant and returned to Custody Division.  

As a lieutenant, Corbett served at the Inmate Reception Center (IRC) as a watch commander and the Records Unit lieutenant.  In 2018 he was promoted to Captain and remained at IRC. 

Ascending the ranks once again, Corbett promoted to Chief in 2019.  As Chief of Custody Operations- General Population, he was in charge of the daily operations involving inmates at all of the Department’s Custody facilities within the General Population Division.   

Early in 2021, Corbett promoted once again, this time to the rank of Assistant Sheriff in charge of all Custody Operations within the LASD.  He now oversees not only General Population, but also Specialized Programs, as well as Administration Command.  

Corbett has a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice Management from Union University.  

Chief Laura E. Lecrivain has been a member of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (Department) since 1995.  She oversees Countywide Services Division which includes the Community Partnerships, Community Colleges, Parks, and County Services Bureau.  Prior to her promotion to chief, she worked as a commander for Countywide Services Division and Custody Division. 

As a captain, Chief Lecrivain commanded the Twin Towers Correctional Facility (TTCF) where she was responsible for over 800 personnel and the care of 3,000 mentally ill inmates arrested in Los Angeles County (County).  The TTCF is the largest mental health facility in the United States and houses the County’s most severe mental health inmates.  

During her time on the Department, Chief Lecrivain had the privilege of working an array of assignments.  As a deputy, she worked Century Station patrol, detective bureau, and Operation Safe Streets (OSS).  Later, as a sergeant, Chief Lecrivain worked at the Men’s Central Jail, Compton Station, OSS, and Administrative Services Division.  Upon her promotion to lieutenant, Chief Lecrivain worked as a watch commander at Palmdale Station, and later at Compton Station.   

Chief Lecrivain is lifetime resident of Los Angeles County.  She holds a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Management, and a Masters’ Degree in Leadership from the University of Southern California.  In her spare time, Chief Lecrivain enjoys spending time with her family and Dodger baseball.  She also loves reading and enjoys running.