Sergeant Tim Barrett has been a member of the Woodlawn Police Division since 2004. Sergeant Barrett is currently one of the police division firearms instructor's. Sergeant Barrett is a veteran of the United States Army. He served multiple deployments overseas while serving his country.
Sergeant Barrett received a citation for bravery for his September 16, 2010, incident where he found himself under fire with an ambush attack on his patrol vehicle by several subjects with assault rifles.
Sergeant Barrett, military and police training along with his professionalism helped guide him and his fellow officers away from the potential injury from the assault. Sergeant Barrett was promoted to his current rank in September 2014.