Officer Wiggins went to Newport Schools until 7th grade when he transferred to St. Therese. He attended NKU where he played baseball and basketball. After college, Scott was drafted into Major League Baseball where he played for the New York Yankees and the Blue Jays. He pitched in the Majors for about 10 years. After he left baseball, Scott moved back to Northern Kentucky with his wife and kids. He subbed at several districts in Campbell County and worked at the Campbell County Jail before he was hired at the Newport Police Department.