Captain Andre Ewing is the commander of the Sheriff's Office Pontiac substation. Captain Ewing was hired by the Sheriff's Office in 1987. He was promoted to the rank of Sergeant in 1999, to Lieutenant in 2012, and to Captain in 2018. In his current role, Captain Ewing is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Pontiac substation. He has previously worked in Corrections, Road Patrol, Narcotics Enforcement and the Traffic Unit.
Captain Ewing received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1984 from Louisiana Tech University, where he was a member of the Men's Varsity Basketball Team. He has been awarded citations for Community Service and Professional Excellence. In addition, he has received a Community Service Award from the World Egyptian Rite Masons.
Captain Ewing was born and raised in the city of Pontiac, where he is widely remembered for his basketball prowess while a student at Pontiac Northern High School.