D/F/Lt. Chuck Christensen is a Michigan native and a 1993 graduate of the University of Michigan with a bachelors degree in Psychology. Upon graduation he enlisted with the United States Border Patrol, graduated from the 279th session and served on United States border in Brownsville, Texas. In September of 1995 D/F/Lt. Christensen enlisted with the Michigan State Police and graduated as a member of the 113th Recruit School. D/F/Lt. Christensen has held the following positions within the department: road trooper, trooper investigator at the South Haven Post, trooper investigator, detective sergeant, team leader and the commanding officer of the Fifth District Cold Case Team. He has also held the positions of uniform sergeant and post commander at the Battle Creek and Paw Paw Posts. He currently commands the Fifth District Special Investigation Section comprised of the District Fugitive Team, Hometown Security Team, District Cold Case Team and post detective sergeants in southwest Michigan.