At the direction of Assistant Chief Trisha Ratliff, the Criminal Investigations Division (CID) is comprised of one Captain, one Detective Sergeant, two Detectives, one School Resource Sergeant, four School Resource Officers, one Narcotics Officer, one Crime Scene Technician, and one Records Clerk.
Division personnel bring a wealth of diversified police experience to the job and are highly trained and well equipped to conduct hundreds of criminal investigations each year. Special areas of training include but are not limited to, Homicide Investigation, Child Abuse Investigation, Sexual Assault and Family Violence, Computer & Digital Forensic Investigation, Background Investigation, Sex Offender Registration, Crime Scene Forensics, Property & Evidence Room Management, and Records Management.
The Captain is charged with ensuring that each specialized unit of the division has the tools and training necessary to perform with efficiency and professionalism.
The Detective Sergeant is charged with the coordination of criminal investigations and case assignment to detectives and other specialized officers.
Detectives are charged with the investigation of crimes occurring within the jurisdiction of the Marble Falls Police Department, including crimes against persons, crimes against children, property crimes, and financial crimes.