|Agency||Federal Heights Colorado Police Department|
|Dates of Service||1992-1999|
|Last Known Status||Separated|
|Agency||Aurora Colorado Police Department|
|Rank||Sergeant (2008), Lieutenant (2016)|
|Dates of Service||1999 - December 28, 2021.|
|Last Known Status||Retired|
2021 Vehicle Damage
On October 22, 2021, Garland was returning home after attending a work-related meeting at a restaurant when he damaged his city vehicle. Garland reported the damage the next day, and claimed that he had hit some debris.
On December 28, 2021, Garland retired.
On October 25, 2021, an internal affairs investigation was opened.
The internal investigation found Garland's statements to be "inconsistent, incomplete", and "untruthful", and found him to be in violation of several department policies. The Police Chief intended to fire Garland before his resignation.
On December 1, 2021, Garland was placed on paid administrative leave.
- Mini-Profile, Leadership Aurora, 2019
- Matt Jablow, Aurora police lieutenant resigns after internal affairs investigation, 9 News, 2021-12-29
- Rob Low, Aurora Police lieutenant retires before he can be fired following Problem Solvers inquiry, FOX 31, 2021-12-28
- Martin Garland F, Police Lieutenant, City of Aurora, govSalaries