Captain Michael Tutt has been employed with the Denton County Sheriff's Office since February of 1994. Captain Tutt promoted through the detention ranks and, in 2015, was promoted to the rank of Captain. In 2017, Captain Tutt was assigned to the Internal Affairs Unit.
Captain Tutt has been a member of the Special Operations Response Team 1996-2014 as well as a member of the Hostage Negotiations Team 1997-2009. He served as team leader of the Hostage Negotiation Team from 2006-2009. Captain Tutt also served as the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) Coordinator 2005-2017 and Prison Rape Elimination Coordinator (PREA) 2005-2017. Captain Tutt served on the Denton Independent School District Advisory Board Committee July 2011-2017.
Captain Tutt is a native of Denton and graduated from the University of North Texas in 2010. Captain Tutt holds a Master Jailer and Master Peace Officer Certifications.