About Sgt. David Haywood
Sergeant David Haywood joined the Metro-Nashville Police Department in 2000. He currently supervises the Hazardous Devices Unit under the Emergency Contingency Section of the Special Operations Division. He is a certified bomb technician. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Western Kentucky University.
Prior to his current assignment, David was the North Precinct B Detail Flex supervisor. Most of his career has focused on proactive street level enforcement, criminal investigations, and special operations. David has worked and supervised West and North Precinct Flex Units, West Precinct Investigative Unit, S.W.A.T., S.R.T., and the Hazardous Devices Unit.