|Portrayed by||John Ashton|
|Profession||(formerly) Police Sergeant|
|Affiliation||Beverly Hills Police Department|
Maureen Taggart (wife)
Sergeant John Taggart is a fictional character in the the Beverly Hills Cop series. He is played by John Ashton.
Taggart is Billy Rosewood's partner. He is an older, gruff police officer who also goes by the book but is less enthusiastic than Billy. He is also known to be aggressive. Taggart appears in two of the films, Beverly Hills Cop, and Beverly Hills Cop II. He does not make a return in the third film, having apparently retired.
- According to Billy Rosewood, he eats a lot of red meat.
- It is unknown if he will make a return if another film is made.