Director R. Darrell Weaver Bio
Darrell Weaver was commissioned as an Agent with the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics in 1987, and he has held various assignments throughout the state. Darrell graduated from Cameron University with a Bachelors of Accounting, and he was Cameron’s 2009 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient. He earned a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from Oklahoma Christian University and is a graduate of the FBI National Academy 199th session. In 2011, he was awarded an honorary Doctor of Pharmacy. He is an Alumnus of Leadership Oklahoma Class XXIII, of Leadership OKC Class XXVIIII, and of the 2011 COMMStar Program. He was the 2010 State Charitable Campaign Chairman for the United Way and is a State Board member for Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Oklahoma.
In1996, he was promoted to Agent In Charge of the Oklahoma City enforcement unit and directed the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) Intelligence Center for the State of Oklahoma. Under his direction, the HIDTA Intelligence Center continues to develop and coordinate the annual drug threat assessment for the state. He also implemented the statewide Deconfliction Center utilized by the majority of all federal, state and local law enforcement agencies to more safely coordinate enforcement activities.
In 1998, Weaver developed and coordinated an aggressive agent physical fitness program, which is the model for all of Oklahoma law enforcement. He is an avid martial artist, holding a black belt in karate.
In September 2006, Weaver was appointed Director of the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs Control where he is currently serving his 26th year as a Commissioned law enforcement Agent.
Weaver is a long time elected trustee of the Oklahoma Law Enforcement Retirement System (OLERS), and is a member of the Council On Law Enforcement Training (CLEET) governing council. He is a member of the Oklahoma Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) board and is currently the Chairman of the Innovative Committee. He currently serves on the Oklahoma State University-OKC law enforcement advisement committee. He now serves as member on the Oklahoma Meth Prevention Initiative Committee and recently was appointed to both the Oklahoma Youth and Gang Violence Coordinating Council and the Oklahoma Gang Intervention Steering Committee.
Weaver is an active member of the FBI National Academy Associates, the Association of Oklahoma Narcotics Enforcers, the Oklahoma Sheriff’s and Peace Officers Association, the Oklahoma Police Chief’s Association, the Cameron University Alumni Association and is a long time volunteer YMCA coach.
Director Weaver was a member of the Executive Committee of the groundbreaking anti-meth campaign - Crystal Darkness Oklahoma.