Major Brent S. Jones serves as commander of Zone 5. He has direct oversight responsibility for Executive Security and Training. He also serves on the Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training Advisory Council.
Jones was appointed to the Patrol on January 30, 1995, as a member of the 48th Academy. Upon graduating from the Patrol Academy, he was assigned to Troop F, Garvin County Detachment. He transferred to Troop SO, Interstate 35 Detachment, on August 10, 1998. He transferred to Troop ES, Executive Security, on November 2, 2001. He transferred to Troop Z, Investigations, on August 1, 2007. On February 1, 2008, Jones was promoted to lieutenant and designated supervisor of Troop Z, Investigations. He transferred to Troop LS, Legislative Security, on February 15, 2018. On April 1, 2018, Jones was promoted to captain and designated troop commander of Troop K. He transferred to Troop ES, Executive Security, on October 19, 2019. On November 1, 2021, Jones was promoted to major and named zone commander of Zone 5.
Major Jones was born in Oklahoma, and grew up in Del City, OK. He graduated from Del City High School in 1989. He is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He earned the drug law enforcement achievement award in 1998-2001 and received the drug law enforcement career achievement award in 2002. He was an investigation team member that received the unit citation award in 2014. He earned the FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development Association Trilogy Award in 2017, completing the 171st Supervisor, 58th Command, and 135th Executive Institutes. He graduated from the International Association of Chiefs of Police, Leadership in Police Organizations course in 2018.