Captain Steven Johnson
Captain Steven Johnson was appointed to the Milwaukee Police Department in May of 1997. Upon graduation from the academy, he was assigned to District 1. In May of 2007,
Captain Johnson was promoted to Police Sergeant and was assigned to District 4. As a Police Sergeant, Captain Johnson was assigned to Districts 7, 5, and Technical Communication Division (TCD). In November of 2017, Captain Johnson was promoted to Police Lieutenant and was assigned to the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB), Sensitive Crimes Division (SCD), as the Early Shift commander. In April of 2018, he was transferred to District 3 and served as the Early Shift commander. Captain Johnson was promoted to his current rank of Captain of Police in September of 2020, and took over command of District 3.
Captain Johnson is a proud resident of the City of Milwaukee. He is a graduate of Milwaukee James Madison High School. Captain Johnson holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh (UWO). While attending UWO, Captain Johnson joined Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. in October of 1993. Captain Johnson is still an active member with the organization as a Platinum Life Member.
Captain Johnson is a graduate of the International Association of Chiefs of Police Leadership in Police (LPO), Northwestern University Center for Public Safety Supervision of Police Personnel, Milwaukee Police Department Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training, and the FBI-Law Enforcement Executive Development Association (LEEDA) Executive Leadership Institute (ELI) and Command Leadership Institute (CLI).