Deputy Division Chief David Bailey has over 19 years of law enforcement experience. He began his career with ABC in 1999 as an Agent in the Santa Rosa Field Office.
Deputy Division Chief - Headquarters
From 2002 to 2006, he was assigned to the Department’s Northern Division Special Operations Unit. During this time, he served as a Task Force Agent with the Department of Homeland Security. From 2006 to 2014, David served as a Supervising Agent and then Supervising Agent in Charge in a number of the Department’s Bay Area Field Offices. In 2014 he transferred to the Department’s Headquarters where he assumed responsibility of the Professional Standards and Training Units before his recent promotion to Deputy Division Chief in Headquarters. His responsibilities include oversight of Headquarters licensing operations, statewide training for sworn and non-sworn employees, development of policy and procedure, responsible beverage service training for stakeholders, awarding grants that assist ABC enforcement efforts to allied law enforcement agencies, and the Department’s internal affairs and background programs.
Bailey graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from California State University, Sacramento.