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Criminal Investigations

Criminal Investigations

Detective of the Franklin Police Department

The Detective Bureau of the City of Franklin's Police Department consist of several dedicated officers that are committed to the safety of the citizens, employees, and those who visit our city. The Bureau consist of Detectives, Detective Corporals, and Detective Sergeant. They are supervised by a Lieutenant who oversees the division.


The Detective Division is responsible for working a wide range of crimes.

These include:

  • White Collar Crimes
  • Breaking and Entering
  • Aggravated Assaults
  • Malicious Wounding
  • Assault with Deadly Weapons
  • Homicides

Drug Enforcement

Another function of the Detective Division is the enforcement of narcotic laws.

Some members of the Detective Division are attached to a Federal Task Force which works closely with neighboring jurisdictions to combat drug trafficking within the Hampton Roads area. This allows us to join resources from many different agencies while attempting to stop the drug trade not only in our jurisdiction but surrounding cities and counties as well. 

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