Kevin Cunningham joined the Yellowstone County Sheriff’s Office in May, 1994, and has a law enforcement career spanning 23 years. In that time he has been a Detention Officer, Patrol Deputy, Deputy Coroner, Narcotics Detective assigned to the City/County Special Investigations Unit/Eastern Montana HIDTA, and Detective assigned to the regular YCSO Detective Division. In September 2013, he was promoted to the rank of Sergeant and reassigned to the YCSO Patrol Division. In November, 2016, he was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant, where he continues to be assigned to the YCSO Patrol Division. Lt. Cunningham was born and raised in Billings, Montana, and is a third generation law enforcement officer serving that community, with his grandfather and father serving before him. He has been a Montana Violent Crime Investigators Association Board Member since 2010.