Officer Jeff “Bubba” Brooks
6/24/62 - 8/15/17
Rest In Peace my brother your legacy will remain.
Officer Brooks graduated from Lapeer East High School in 1980. I then attended Northwood University for two years on a football scholarship. he began his law enforcement career in 1983 , He joined the Lapeer County Sheriff’s Department Reserve Program. In 1987 the Lapeer County Sheriff’s Department offered him a full-time Corrections Deputy position. After 5 years as a corrections deputy he attended Oakland University Police Academy. After graduating the police academy, he was promoted to Road Patrol Deputy. He worked as a Road Patrol Deputy for Lapeer County for 21 years, before retiring in 2013. Giving him 30 years of serving the residents of Lapeer County.
After taking approximately one year off from police work, he was contacted by Imlay City Police Department and asked if he would be interested in working for them on a part-time basis. In July of 2014 he began his second career as an Imlay City Police Officer. He worked part-time until October 2016 when he was hired full- time.