Captain Tom Aguigui has been a sworn member of the Oceanside Police Department since April 1988, after eight years in the United States Marine Corps. During the last three years of active military duty, Captain Aguigui was employed by the Oceanside Police Department as a Reserve Police Officer. He is currently assigned to the Investigations Division.
Captain Aguigui has had the opportunity to work Patrol, Field Operations Support, Crimes of Violence, Gangs, Narcotics, Community Policing, Defensive Tactics, and Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT). He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Phoenix, is a graduate of the 227th session of the Federal Bureau of Investigations National Academy (FBINA), and attended the 38th Session of the Senior Management Institute for Police sponsored by the Police Executive Research Forum in Boston, Massachusetts.