Lt. Jim McNeff (ret.) is the managing editor of Law Officer after working several years in the same position with Law Enforcement Today. Previous to this he served in police work for thirty-one years. He retired as a police lieutenant after twenty-eight years with the Fountain Valley Police Department in Orange County, California. Prior to that he served the 3902 Security Police Squadron in the United States Air Force, assigned to the 1 st Air Command and Control Squadron at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska.
Jim holds a Bachelor of Science in criminal justice from Southwest University and graduated from the Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute as well as the
International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) course, Leadership in Police Organizations. He authored The Spirit behind Badge 145 (WestBow Press, 2013), Justice Revealed (CrossLink Publishing, 2016) and co-authored, Jurisdiction (CrossLink Publishing, 2019). He has been married to his wife Jamie since 1983. They have three adult children and three grandchildren.
Jamie McNeff has a life filled of service. She has worked in various public school systems
in the area of special education as well as nearly 15 years in Student Ministries at Saddleback Church, Lake Forest, California. She currently works as a substitute teacher
in the Round Rock, Texas, ISD. Jamie holds a Bachelor of Science in childhood development with an emphasis in special education from California State University, Fullerton. Along with her husband Jim, she leads a church small group of young married couples. Jamie has been married to a police officer since 1983 and is the mother of three children. Moreover, she is now “Mimi” to three grandchildren (with a fourth on the way).
Dr. Jon McNeff is pastor emeritus of NorthCreek Church in Walnut Creek, California
where he also serves as associate dean of the distance location site for Master’s
Seminary. Before this Jon served NorthCreek Church as senior pastor for twenty-four
years. He also served churches in Cypress and Rolling Hills Estates, California, totaling
forty-four years in ministry.
Jon has a Bachelor of Arts in music from Long Beach State University. He also has a
Master of Divinity in systematic theology and a Doctor of Ministry in pastoral
counseling, both from Talbot School of Theology. He has been married to his wife Anne
since 1972. They have three adult children and ten grandchildren.
Jon’s belief in the inerrancy and sufficiency of Scripture has fueled his commitment to
build the church through consistent expository preaching, Christ centered worship,
small group discipleship, biblical counseling, and proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ
both locally and globally. He is the co-author of Jurisdiction (CrossLink Publishing, 2019).