Captain Scott Goodman is from Independence, MO and graduated from Fort Osage High School in 1991. Captain Goodman entered the Western Missouri Regional Police Academy in 1996 and graduated with Class 2-855 in January 1997.
Captain Goodman was hired by the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office in 1997. During his 20 plus years with the Sheriff’s Office, Captain Goodman has worked as a deputy or a supervisor in Road Patrol, Jackson County Courthouses, the Jackson County Drug Task Force, the Sheriff’s Office Training Unit, and the Sheriff’s Office Emergency Response Team. Captain Goodman was a member of the Emergency Response Team from 1998, until his promotion to Captain in 2015. Captain Goodman currently serves as Captain over Staff Services.