Criminal Investigations Division     (765) 648-6730

​Overview

The Criminal Investigations Division of the Anderson Police Department investigates adult and juvenile crimes occurring within the Anderson city limits.  Our detectives work with multiple other agencies including federal, state and local levels. Our personnel work Monday through Friday, from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., with supervision and detectives on-call at all other times, including nights and weekends.  

Supervisors over criminal investigations include:

  • Lt. R. Shawn Richwine - (765) 648-6714
  • Sgt. Jim Rhodes - (765) 648-6732
  • Sgt. Kevin Earley - (765) 648-6754

Detectives & Investigators assigned to adult investigations include:

  • Main Line - (765) 648-6730
  • Detective Mike Anderson - (765) 648-6747
  • Detective Jake Brooks - (765) 648-6655
  • Detective Mitch Carroll - (765) 648-6760
  • Detective Cliff Cole - (765) 648-6654
  • Detective Chris Frazier (765) 648-6676
  • Detective Heather McClain (765) 648-6734 *Prosecutor Liaison
  • Detective Norman Rayford (765) 648-6758
Detectives & Investigators assigned to juvenile investigations include:

  • Main Line - (765) 648-6731
  • Detective Larry Crenshaw - (765) 648-6745
  • Detective Eric Holtzleiter - (765) 648-6723
  • Detective Jon Needler - (765) 648-6753
  • Detective Kris Ockomon - (765) 648-6744
  • Patrolman Brandon Grant - (765) 648-6750 

Burglary & Theft Unit

The Burglary and Theft Unit (BTU) is integrated with the Central Intelligence Unit (CIU) to best facilitate the sharing and distribution of the latest intelligence for solving property crimes.    The investigators assigned to this unit focus strictly on the property crimes and criminal intelligence related to them.  Current investigators assigned to the unit are:

  • Main Line - (765) 648-6742
  • Detective Scott Sanderson - (765) 648-6743
  • Detective Trent Chamberlin - (765) 648-6746
  • Patrolman Chad Purciful - (765) 648-6735
Forensic Lab

The Anderson Police Department Special Services offer Forensic Lab investigators to assist CID.  The forensic lab consists of two technicians specializing in fingerprints, photographs, and evidence collection, along with a civilian chemist.

        • Detective Doug Stanton - (765) 648-6771

 The main line for Criminal Investigations is (765) 648-6730