WHO IS CARLOS CARRILLO
Carlos Carrillo is a proud son of Mexican immigrants, born in El Paso, Texas. He is a 1985 graduate of Ysleta High School. His parents who have been married 54 years are Jesus and Jesusita Carrillo. His father is a Vietnam Veteran, and a Retired US Border Patrol agent.
Carlos is married to his best friend and biggest supporter, Jennifer Carrillo. Carlos has been blessed with 5 Children:
Son, Charlie, graduated from San Elizario High School and is proudly serving the El Paso community as a police officer since 2017. He will be graduating from UTEP this year with a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice.
Son, Dante, also graduated from San Elizario High School and will be graduating from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in May 2019 as a Mechanical Engineer and will start his career as an Army aviator.
Daughter, Gabrielle graduated from Canutillo High School and is a student at UTEP, with plans to graduate with her Bachelor’s in Nursing.
Son, Gabriel, also graduated from Canutillo High School and is a freshman student at Fordham University’s Gabelli Business School in New York City, with plans to graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Global Finance and Business Economics.
Daughter, Dannielle is a sophomore student at Canutillo High School. She is a student athlete playing volleyball and competing on the Varsity track team.
BACKGROUND AND EXPERIENCE
- 1985 Graduate of Ysleta High School
- Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Phoenix.
- Currently working on Master’s Degree from the University of San Diego
El Paso Police Department - Retired
- Impact Team
- Swat Team
- Tactical Unit
- DSRT Unit ( Gang Unit)
- Awarded unit of the year in Texas
- 2 Meritorious Awards
- Bomb Squad
- Dignitary Protection Team
- Public Affairs officer
- Crime Stoppers Coordinator
Worked alongside the FBI, ATF and Secret Service investigating organized crime, narcotics, homicides, weapons, and credit card skimming.
Afghanistan - Police Advisor
Mentor and Advisor to the Afghanistan National Police
- Training to police forces
- Mentorship to command staff
Camp Leatherneck in Helmand Province
Kandahar Regional Training Center in Kandahar
Central Regional Command in Kabul
Camp Nathan Smith
Mexico - International Narcotics Law Enforcement U.S. State Department
- Establish the law enforcement training programs in Mexico
- Implemented police training academies
- Intelligence Centers
- Prison Certification (American Correctional Association)
- Merida Initiative
Chief of Police - Local School District
- Created School District's first Police Department
- Learned to manage every aspect of a law enforcement agency
- Public Safety
- First Narcotics and Firearms canine in an El Paso District School
- Emergency App to communicate with District
- First Offender Program
- Texas 2-1-1 Communication
- School Shooting drills
- El Paso Police and El Paso County Sheriff Deputies working together to patrol district