Lieutenant J. Scott Pullig was born in Pasadena, Texas. He attended Deer Park High School and attended the University of Houston after graduation. He later obtained his Bachelor’s degree from Mountain State University and his Masters’s degree from Sam Houston State University.
He is married to Cassie and has two sons, Brandon and Dylan. Both sons are currently serving as officers in the United States Navy and United States Marine Corps respectively.
Lieutenant Pullig attended the Baytown Police Academy and began his law enforcement career with the La Porte Police Department in June of 1998. After spending four years on patrol, he was assigned to the Street Crimes Division where he spent the next six years as a narcotics detective. In January of 2009, he rejoined the patrol ranks until 2011 when he was reassigned to the Criminal Investigations Division where he served until his promotion to Sergeant in June of 2019. He then served tours in patrol, Support Services, and Internal Affairs before his promotion to Lieutenant.
In his spare time, Lieutenant Pullig enjoys outdoor activities such as golf, hunting, and fishing.