Beyond the Badge – Officer Robert Razo
Officer Robert Razo grew up in California and moved to Kansas in 1994 with his family. He joined the Topeka Police Department in 2002 and has served in many facets such as on patrol, as a Community Policing Officer, in the narcotics unit, and as a Field Training Officer.
In addition to serving as a law enforcement officer, OFC Razo is also a 2nd Lieutenant in the Kansas National Guard with the 35th military police, where he’s served fo…r over 10 years. Prior to that, he was a member of the Colorado National Guard.
OFC. Razo holds bachelor’s degrees in Criminal Justice and Corrections with a minors in sociology and psychology from Washburn University. He also holds an MBA emphasizing planning and control from Friends University, and is currently working towards his PhD at Trident University. In Business. He also holds a certification in Public Management and Leadership Training through The University of Kansas.
When he’s not busy at work or in school, he volunteers his time with the Kansas National Guard Association, Sheepdog Impact Assistance, and fundraising for natural disasters.
In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family and his son who has Autism.
OFC. Razo is a wonderful asset for our department and community. Thank you for your service and dedication!