Sergeant Doug Clawson began working for the City of Bellaire in October of 2007, first with the Bellaire Fire Department and then transferring over to the Police Department in February of 2009. He has worked in a variety of positions including Patrol Officer, Field Training Officer, Detective, and Corporal. Sergeant Clawson is a member of the department’s Special Response team and is a Firearms Instructor. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice and holds an Advanced Peace Officer Certification through TCOLE.
Corporal James Baylis has served with the United States Air Force and United States Navy, with a focus on anti-terrorism and force protection. Corporal Baylis began his civilian law enforcement career in 2013 as a patrol deputy with the Precinct 5 Harris County Constables Office and served with the Strategic Response Unit. Corporal Baylis joined the Bellaire Police Department in 2019 and holds a Master Peace Officer Certification through TCOLE.