Det. Jackson has been a sworn law enforcement officer for eighteen years, beginning his career as an Agent with the Department of Homeland Security and now with the Escondido Police Department where he is currently assigned to the department’s Family Protection and Child Exploitation Unit and collaterally sworn as a federal officer with USDOJ and the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force. In his tenure he has held a variety of assignments including Patrol, K9, SWAT, Field Training Officer, Academy Instructor, Background Investigator and Criminal Investigator, focusing primarily on crimes against children and technology-facilitated crimes. A U.S. Marine Corps veteran, Det. Jackson lives in San Diego with his wife of fifteen years and their three children.