Steven Markasky

Title: Captain
Phone: (903) 339-3331
Markasky, Steven 2020

Captain Steven Markasky
Steven Markasky is a Jacksonville native, who graduated from Jacksonville High School in 2009. Steven attended Lon Morris College in Jacksonville College but later earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Phoenix. Steven began working for the City of Jacksonville at the age of 16, where he worked for the Parks and Recreation department. His law enforcement career started in 2012 for the City of Jacksonville. 

During his career, he has been promoted to the ranks of Corporal and Sergeant and has been assigned as a Field Training Officer, Special Weapon’s and Tactics -Team Leader, Canine Handler, Certified TCOLE instructor and Marine Safety Enforcement Officer. Steven also became certified as a Drug Recognition Expert in 2015. Steven currently holds an Advanced Peace Officer License. Steven has been awarded Officer of the Year in 2013 and Supervisor of the Year in 2019 through the Jacksonville Police Association. In 2016, Steven was a recipient of the Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Hero award. Steven and his K9 Niko have also ranked in National Competitions. Steven was promoted to the Operations Bureau Captain in March of 2020.

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