Officer Goodman joined the Sheriff’s Office as a Uniform Deputy in 1992. In 1993 he was promoted to Investigator and was assigned to the Juvenile Division where he concentrated on crimes against children and youth programs.
Goodman is a certified DARE Instructor, Hostage Negotiator, Crime Scene Specialist and Police Instructor. Throughout his tenure Goodman has received numerous awards for his work apprehending child predators.
In 2013 he received Special Congressional Recognition in appreciation for his outstanding efforts on behalf of victims of crime. In Marck of 2016 Goodman was promoted to the rank of Chief Deputy.