Officer Carter has been employed as a full-time law enforcement officer since 2002. He has been with the Cottage Grove Police Department since 2011. Officer Carter served in the Army for 8 years as a Civil Affairs Specialist with deployments to Kosovo and Iraq. Officer
Carter is a field training officer, a general instructor, instructor of
standardized field sobriety testing and a vehicle contacts instructor. Officer Carter completed his Associates Degree in Criminal Justice through Northeast Wisconsin Technical College,
his Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice through Winona State University and
his Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice through the University of Wisconsin
Platteville. Officer Carter is a member of the 1st shift team of officers.