In 1999 Sean was promoted to patrol sergeant where he was the supervisor for the evening shift. In 2004 he was promoted to the rank of lieutenant. He was the administrative lieutenant which included command over the detective division. In 2011 he was promoted to the rank of Captain where he is second in command for the department reporting directly to the Chief of Police. Wright also served as the department’s public information officer.
Chief Sean Wright has a Master Peace Officer Certificate from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement. He holds a B.S. Degree in Criminal Justice from Sam Houston State University and a Juris Doctor degree from Thurgood Marshall School of Law. Chief Wright is also a licensed attorney in the state of Texas.