Patrol Supervisor

Robert Lawson


Sergeant Robert Lawson started his law enforcement career in 1996 with the Village of Arlington Heights Police Department. As a member of the Arlington Heights Police Department, Robert Lawson held various supervisory positions that included sergeant, lieutenant before coming the chief of police for nearly 8 years.

Sergeant Robert Lawson has been a member of the Woodlawn Police Division since October of 2010. Sergeant Robert Lawson became a supervisor with the Village of Woodlawn in the Spring of 2015.  Robert Lawson was promoted to Sergeant on January 17, 2016.     

Sergeant, Robert Lawson has several advanced training in the following:

 *Narcotics detection and prosecution.

*Management Rights.

*Employee Retention.

*Field Training Officer.