Sgt. Jones served 21 years in the United States Marines before retiring at the end of 2004. Protecting and serving was his mission in the Marines. Having done many deployments to foreign lands Sgt. Jones, looks forward to establishing roots in the community. Sgt. Jones serves the Smithfield Community and Smithfield Police Department with the same amount of Pride, Integrity and Commitment that he gave the Marine Corps.
Sgt. Jones in his off time likes to fish, play golf, play sports and watch NASCAR. Sgt. Jones also divides his off time with his kids who live with their mother Merna Jones of Suffolk. Sgt. Jones coaches football in the Pop Warner league for the Suffolk Titans where his son plays and his two girls cheerlead.
"When we became parents, we became role models...never forget our kids and sometimes other kids who don't have role models are watching!"