Undersheriff Garrett has worked for the Tehama County Sheriff’s Office since 1998. Prior to working for Tehama County, he worked for the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office as a Boating Safety Officer.
Past assignments have included Jail, Patrol, Civil, Boating, DARE Instructor, Marijuana Eradication Team, Narcotics Agent for the Tehama Interagency Drug Enforcement (TIDE) Task Force, and Investigations Divisions. He has been a Jail Training Officer, Field Training Officer, Patrol Sergeant and Lieutenant in charge of Operations.
Undersheriff Garrett is currently a Team Leader for the Inter – Agency SWAT team of which he has been a member since 2002. He is also a member of the Sheriff’s rescue dive team and is one of four Department Range Instructors.
Undersheriff Garrett is an active member of the California Narcotic Officers Association (CNOA) and the California Association of Tactical Officers (CATO).
Undersheriff Garrett loves to hunt and spend time with his family.