826 N. Franklin St., Junction City, KS 66441

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Captain Brian Hornaday

Captain Brian Hornaday

Captain Brian Hornaday was born and raised in southern Arkansas, but Kansas has been his home since 1997.  Following high school, Captain Hornaday enlisted in the US Army where he graduated from Military Police School in Fort McClellan, Alabama and then served as a Military Police Corrections Specialist for five years in the US Army.  Prior to Geary County, he has worked for the Leavenworth County Sheriff’s Office, Wabaunsee County Sheriff’s Office, Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office, and Fort Riley Police Department.  He has also worked part-time for the St. Marys Police Department and Kansas State University Police Department.

While at the Geary County Sheriff’s Office, Captain Hornaday has served as a Lieutenant in the Patrol and Investigations Divisions and is currently in charge of the Support Division, hiring and promotion processes, is part of the Community Involvement Team and is the Public Information Officer (PIO).

Captain Hornaday is married to Kelley, a native of Kansas, and they have two children.  He enjoys hunting, fishing, football, baseball and video games.  He is an avid Royals, Chiefs and K-State fan and has been active in every community he has lived in, volunteering his time to coach baseball, softball and football since the summer of 2006.  Captain Hornaday’s favorite quote was made by NYPD Detective, Vernon Gerberth.  “Remember.  We work for God.”


You may contact Captain Hornaday at:

(785) 210-3651