Lieutenant Brantl started his law enforcement career in his hometown of Great Falls Montana working as an Animal Control Officer in 1995 before going to North Idaho College for his Law Enforcement degree.  Lieutenant Brantl worked for the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office for a summer as a Marine Deputy while going to school.  Lieutenant Brantl was hired by Post Falls Police in 1998 as a patrol officer.  Lieutenant Brantl has served as a traffic unit, drug task force Detective, Field Training Officer, Sergeant, SWAT team Leader, and Firearms Instructor.