Helping others was the motivating factor that caused Mark Garrison to enter law enforcement. Garrison, the newest member of the Pea Ridge Police Department, is no stranger to Pea Ridge, having worked here for a little over a year four years ago. Garrison, a native of California, graduated from Phoenix, Oregon, High School. He moved to northwest Arkansas in the early 1980s with his family. He graduated from the Arkansas Law Enforcement Academy in 2004 and has worked for both Pea Ridge and Benton County Sheriff’s Office. As a licensed SCUBA diving instructor, he also served on the BCSO dive team as an instructor.
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Community, Pages 7 on 10/18/2011
Print Headline: Officer wants to help others