Lieutenant Grooms has been with the Cabarrus County Sheriff's Office since 2008 and is currently assigned as the patrol Lieutenant on D Squad.
Lieutenant Grooms became a member of the Motor Unit in 2012. Lieutenant Grooms completed the 80 hour NC State Highway Patrol Basic Police Motor Officer School in 2012. Lieutenant Grooms took the Bike Safe NC Assessor's course in 2015. In 2018 Lieutenant Grooms took on the role of Site Coordinator for the Cabarrus County Sheriff's Office