Sergeant Samuel Espinosa is a nineteen-year law enforcement veteran who joined the Miami Gardens Police Department in March of 2010 and promoted to Sergeant in January 2016. Prior to coming to the Miami Gardens Police Department, he was a sergeant with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office in Southwest Florida. He has served in many different capacities of law Enforcement throughout his career. Prior to being promoted to the rank of Sergeant, he served as the Unit’s Training Officer. Sergeant Espinosa serves as an Adjunct Instructor for the Broward College Institute of Public Safety where several local agencies send their non-certified cadets for Police Academy training. Sergeant Espinosa holds a bachelor’s degree from Hodges University in Criminal Justice. He is certified in all High Liability Instructor Courses through the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.