Lt. Reid serves as the Lieutenant of Operations for the Police Department. In his capacity he oversees all investigations, patrol, and day-to-day operations as well as serving as the department's public spokesman and a firearms instructor. Lt. Reid started with the Pleasant Grove Police Department in January of 1993 as a dispatcher, before rising through the ranks of police officer. A member of the Army Reserves, he has served two combat tours in Afghanistan and is currently a Major with USSOCOM. Lt. Reid graduated from UAB in 1996 with a B.S. in Criminal Justice and the Birmingham School of Law in 2002 with a Juris Doctorate.