Officer Michael Turner has been with Pasadena Police Department for 5 years. He is currently assigned to Day Shift Patrol and is a Field Training Officer. Officer Turner began his career in public service working as a paramedic for ETMC in Pasadena before going on to work at La Porte EMS in 2011. After becoming a police officer, he returned to La Porte EMS as a part time Paramedic where he still works today. Officer Turner serves as a member of the Pasadena SWAT team, as well as a medic for Tactical Medical Operations. During the onset of COVID-19, he was assigned to the COVID Response Team and assisted with operations in the EOC and disaster response.
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