Investigative Services

The Investigative Services Division consists of a team of detectives, officers, and support personnel whose function is to investigate incidents and criminal reports to lead to the identification and apprehension of criminal offenders.

Captain Victor Hatcher
703-257-8004
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Responsibilities


Functions and specialties within the division include:
  • Crimes Against Persons
  • Gang Task Force
  • Property Crimes
  • Vice / Narcotics

Crimes Against Persons


These detectives are responsible for investigation of crimes such as assault offenses, murder, kidnapping / abduction, sex offenses, and forcible rape.

Crimes Against Persons


Detective A. Barahona             Detective C. Daniels Detective A. Brooks
703-257-8047     703-257-8046 703-257-8040
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Crimes Against Children


Detective M. Kent 
703-257-8051
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Property Crimes


These detectives are responsible for investigation of crimes such as bribery, burglary / breaking and entering, counterfeiting / forgery, identity theft, destruction / damage / vandalism, embezzlement, extortion / blackmail, fraud offenses, larceny-theft offenses, motor vehicle theft, robbery, and stolen property.

Detective A. Higgs
703-257-8057
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Detective M.K. Gemmell
703-257-8048
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Financial Crimes


Detective C.D. van Noppen
703-257-8049
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Vice / Narcotics


The Vice / Narcotics unit is responsible for investigation of illegal drug activity, gambling, and prostitution. These detectives use various techniques such as surveillance, search warrant execution, and undercover operations.

Homeland Security / Terrorism

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