Sgt James Heavner
The Criminal Investigations Division (CID) is the primary investigative arm of the Palestine Police Department and is comprised of a CID Sergeant and five detectives, all of whom maintain an investigative caseload.The criminal investigations division's primary mission is the follow-up investigation of criminal acts, including crimes against persons and crimes against property. The criminal investigations division is the primary liaison between the department and the Anderson County District Attorney's Office.
The primary functions of the Criminal Investigation Unit are:
Investigative work is reactive from reports with the identification, arrest and prosecution of suspects and also proactive through the prevention of criminal acts in their identification of suspects.
The Criminal Investigations Division handles a broad spectrum of cases:
The maintenance, management, and safekeeping of property and evidence taken in by the Palestine Police Department also falls within the Criminal Investigations Division.
The primary responsibility of a Property Evidence Specialist is to receive all incoming property, properly and securely store it so that it remains readily accessible, lawfully release or destroy it, and maintain documentation of the entire process.
|DETECTIVE||AREAS OF INVESTIGATION||PHONE|
|Sgt James Heavner||Cell phone/Computer firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Cpl Mike Miller||Property Crimesemail@example.com|
|Cpl Joseph Tinsley||Property Crimes/Quality of Life Officerfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Det Justin Carlson||Crimes Against Personsemail@example.com|
|Det. Cody Dobbs||Crimes Against Persons & Narcoticsfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Cpl Steffen Wilson||Crimes Against Persons & Narcoticsemail@example.com|
|Lizz Smith||CID Admin Assistantfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Jennifer Dickey||Property Evidence Specialistemail@example.com|