Sgt. Shaw began his career with the Xenia Police Division in 1999 where he served as a patrol officer for 11 years. As a patrol officer, he served as a field training officer, evidence technician, bike patrol officer, defensive tactics instructor, and BAC operator. Sgt. Shaw has been a member of the Crisis Negotiation Team since 2010. Sgt. Shaw was assigned to the criminal investigation section in 2010 and was assigned to the Greene County ACE Task Force. Sgt. Shaw was promoted to a Patrol Sergeant in 2016. He currently supervises one of the day shift platoons. He also oversees the division’s crash response team and is the division’s representative on the Xenia Traffic Commission.
Sgt. Shaw is a lifelong resident of the Xenia and graduated from Carroll High School in 1989. Sgt. Shaw also graduated from Clark State College with an associate’s degree in criminal justice.