Bravo Team

Bravo Team is a midnight shift team that works from 2100 hours (9:00PM) to 0700 hours (7:00AM). Their scheduled days off are Thursday, Friday and Saturday but due to their work hours, they actually are off Wednesday night, Thursday night and Friday night. The Bravo Team's Watch Commander is Captain Rondell Seratte and his Lieutenants are Lt. James Churchwell and Lt. Tom Bailey.

 

 

Captain Rondell Seratte began his career with the Lawton Police Department in January of 2000. He has been assigned to the Uniform Division as a patrol officer and Field Training Officer. He was assigned to the Special Operations Section in 2005 as a Detective until promoted to the rank of Lieutenant in September of 2007. Captain Seratte was recently assigned to the Training Division and is the Bike Patrol Supervisor as well as a member of the Honor Guard. He is also a department instructor in Defensive Tactics, Law Enforcement Drivers Training, Bicycle Patrol and coordinates the departments Police Academy physical training program. Captain Seratte holds an Advanced Police Officer Certification from CLEET as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Southwestern Oklahoma State University.

Captain Seratte can be reached at (580) 581-3225 or rseratte@cityof.lawton.ok.us.

 

Lieutenant James Churchwell began his career with the Lawton Police Department in September 2002. Lt. Churchwell spent several years working within the Patrol Division. In January 2009 Lt. Churchwell transferred to the Special Operations Division. He then transferred to the Traffic Division in November 2010. In September 2013 Lt. Churchwell was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant. Currently Lt. Churchwell is assigned to the Patrol Division as a Patrol Supervisor.

Lt. Churchwell graduated from Denton High School, Denton TX. Since joining the department he has earned his Advanced CLEET Certification. During Lt. Churchwell’s career with the Lawton Police Department he has served on the department’s bicycle team, Community Oriented Policing, Tactical Team, Motor Unit and was used as a Field Training Officer. Lt. Churchwell is also a department instructor in Law Enforcement Drivers Training and a Harley Davidson Police Motorcycle Operator Instructor.

Lt. Churchwell can be reached at (580) 581-3227 or jchurchwell@cityof.lawton.ok.us.

 


Lieutenant Thomas Bailey began his career with the Lawton Police Department in January 2000. Lt. Bailey spent several years working within the Patrol Division. In May 2008 Lt. Bailey transferred to the Criminal Investigative Division. Lt. Bailey was a case investigator and a Crime Scene Investigator. In July 2011 Lt. Bailey was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant. Currently Lt. Bailey is assigned to the Patrol Division as a Patrol Supervisor.

Lt. Bailey graduated from Macarthur High School then Cameron University with an Associates degree in Criminal Justice. Since joining the department he has earned his advanced CLEET certification. During Lt. Bailey’s time with the Lawton Police Department he has been assigned to the department’s bicycle team and was used as a field training officer. Currently he is an entry team leader on the Lawton Police Department’s Tactical Team.

Lt. Bailey can be reached at (580) 581-3226 or tbailey@cityof.lawton.ok.us.