Sgt. Weidner started his career with the Albuquerque Police Department in January 2000, and graduated with the 81st cadet class in June 2000. Sgt. Weidner spent the next three years as a patrol man serving in the Westside, Northeast and Valley Area commands, before taking his talents to the DWI Unit. Sgt. Weidner worked on his investigative skills over the next year with the DWI Unit before being drafted number one overall in the 2004 Traffic Division opening. Sgt. Weidner spent the next nine years with the Traffic Division, focusing on traffic enforcement and investigating traffic related crashes and homicides. Sgt. Weidner was promoted to the rank of Sergeant on May 1, 2014, and is currently assigned to the Foothills Area Command.