Columbus – On September 26, Trooper Timothy R. Markowski was promoted to the rank of sergeant by Colonel Richard S. Fambro, Patrol superintendent. Sergeant Markowski will transfer from his current assignment at the Jackson District Criminal Patrol Unit to serve as an assistant post commander at the Lancaster Post.
Sergeant Markowski began his Patrol career in November 2012 as a member of the 154th Academy Class. He earned his commission in April of the following year and was assigned to the Chillicothe Post. In 2019, he earned the Superintendent’s Award of Excellence. He was selected as Post Trooper of the Year twice. He earned the Ace Award for excellence in auto larceny enforcement three times. He earned the Criminal Patrol Award five times. As a trooper, he also served at the Athens Post.
Sergeant Markowski earned an Associate of Applied Science degree in law enforcement technology from Ohio University in 2011.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol is an internationally accredited agency whose mission is to protect life and property, promote traffic safety and provide professional public safety services with respect, compassion, and unbiased professionalism.