About 

  • Josh Campbell is a CNN Law Enforcement Analyst, providing insight on crime, justice, and national security issues.

    Prior to joining the network, Campbell was a Supervisory Special Agent with the FBI and served as Special Assistant to the FBI Director. During his 12-year career, he conducted numerous high-profile terrorism and kidnapping investigations, served overseas in multiple diplomatic and operational assignments, and managed the Bureau's interagency communication response strategy following crisis incidents. He received four FBI Combat Theater Awards for his work embedded with military special operations and CIA teams abroad.

    Campbell has a Master of Arts in Communication from Johns Hopkins, a Bachelor of Arts in Government from The University of Texas at Austin, and completed the Arabic language immersion training program at Middlebury College.