Justin Adams is from Orland Park, Illinois and graduated from Carl Sandburg High School in 2014. In 2018, Justin earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Loras College with Majors in Criminal Justice and Psychology. He was a Registered Behavior Technician for one year in Dubuque, Iowa. Justin graduated from the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy in December 2019 and served as a Patrol Deputy with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office until April 2021. He is pursuing a Master’s Degree in Forensic Psychology.
Davenport Mayor Mike Matson swore in seven new Davenport police officers Wednesday, April 28, 2021, in City Council Chambers. The new officers joining the Davenport Police Department are Anthony DeRoin, Trevor Krutzfeldt, Mason Pauley, Raul Alvarado, Paul Pham, Benjamin Piotter and Justin Adams.
Police Officer Justin Adams
Police Officer Raul Alvarado
Raul Alvarado was born in Silvis, Illinois. He grew up in Davenport and graduated from Assumption High School in 2016. During High School, Raul ran track and played baseball. He attended Blackhawk College then attended St. Ambrose University majoring in English with a minor in Criminal Justice. He is currently a semester and a half away from completing his Bachelor of Arts Degree in English. Raul is a member of the LULAC Local #10 helping advance the economic condition, educational attainment, health and civil rights of the Hispanic population of the community.
Police Officer Anthony DeRoin
Anthony DeRoin was born in Silvis, Illinois and raised in the Quad City Area. He graduated from Moline High School in 2007. Upon graduation, Anthony joined the United States Army. During his time in service, Anthony gained great experience to include multiple deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan. After completing a rewarding tour of duty, he earned an Associate’s Degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant from Black Hawk College. He went on to impact lives by providing rehabilitation to patients in the acute care setting.
Police Officer Trevor Krutzfeldt
Trevor Krutzfeldt grew up in Poplarville, Mississippi and graduated from Poplarville High School in 2009. Trevor moved to Davenport in 2010 to work with his uncle. After that, he worked at PB Leiner for five years. Trevor is currently pursuing a degree in Business Administration. In his free time, he enjoys running, mountain biking, and Jiu Jitsu. Trevor was awarded the 300 Point Club for physical fitness and the Director’s Award by the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy.
Police Officer Mason Pauley
Mason Pauley grew up in Coal Valley, Illinois and graduated from Moline Senior High School in 2015. After high school, he worked for Davey and Asplundh. Mason earned a powerline diploma from Northwest Iowa Community College in 2018. He then worked for MidAmerican Energy Company for two years. Mason is a second-generation police officer. In his free time, Mason enjoys spending time with his family.
Police Officer Paul Pham
Paul Pham grew up in Davenport and graduated from North High School in 2017. He received an Associate’s of Arts Degree from Scott Community College. He attended Western Illinois University and he plans to continue his education to earn a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice. During college, Paul worked with Stepping Stones, Parks and Recreation, and AmeriCorps through the City of Davenport prior to achieving his goal of becoming a Police Officer. Paul is following his father’s example, as he was an officer in Asia. Paul’s hobbies include playing basketball, snowboarding, and Mixed Martial Arts.
Police Officer Benjamin Piotter
Ben Piotter was born and raised in Bettendorf, Iowa. He graduated from Pleasant Valley High School in 2018. Since then, Ben has been a student at Iowa State University, majoring in Criminal Justice with a minor in Sociology. In the fall, Ben completed an internship with the Story County Sheriff’s Office. He will be graduating with his bachelor’s degree in May. In his free time, Ben enjoys spending time with his family.