Officer Scott Dawson joined the Pinellas County Schools Police Department in 2013.
Officer Dawson attended Bay Point Elementary School and Bay Point Middle School and graduated from Lakewood High School. Scott worked for the St. Petersburg Beach Police Department and the Clearwater Police Department from 1986 to 2010. His assignments included bicycle patrol, community policing and the K-9 unit.
Officer Dawson has been married for 27 years and has two children who have graduated Pinellas County Schools.