Skip to Content

Benyamin Yisrael

Contact Information

(386) 736-5333

Mailing Address

951 Singleton Drive, DeLand, FL, 32724


  • Born October 1975 in New York City (Harlem), New York
  • First-generation law enforcement officer
  • Father of four, grandfather of two


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice, Bethune-Cookman University (2000)
  • Master’s Degree in Business Administration, DeVry University – Keller School of Management (2021)


  • Volusia Sheriff’s Office (2003 – Present)

Worked in patrol, SWAT, Criminal Investigations, Narcotics Taskforce, Volusia Bureau of Investigation, Criminal Investigations Sergeant, Investigation Services Lieutenant, Special Investigations Lieutenant, Judicial Services Captain, and currently the District-2 Captain and SWAT Team Commander.

Professional Training

  • Graduate of the Daytona State College Police Academy, Daytona Beach, FL
  • Graduate of the Senior Management Institute of Police (73rd Session), Boston, MA (SMIP) (2018)

Professional Involvement

  • Member of the Police Executive Research Forum
  • Member of the National Tactical Officers Association
  • Member of the Florida Sheriff’s Association
  • Adjunct Instructor, Daytona State College
  • Mentor-Black Male College Explorers, Bethune Cookman University

Back to Command Staff

We use cookies to provide and improve our services. By using our site, you consent to cookies.