From the Pleasanton Police Department:
Officer Tony Repetto was born and raised in Pleasanton and is a graduate of Amador Valley High School. He served in the United States Air Force as an Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician following his graduation from high school. He was stationed at Patrick Air Force Base in Florida. Officer Repetto was a member of the bomb squad servicing Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral. He deployed to Afghanistan from September 2005 through March 2006 in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Following his honorable discharge from the Air Force, Officer Repetto joined the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department where he worked for more than five years. He was assigned to the detention facility in Richmond and was a member of the Sheriff’s Emergency Response Team (SERT).
Officer Repetto will begin a 16 week field training program, after which he will be assigned as a patrol officer. He was hired to fill a vacancy created by an officer who recently retired.