Criminal Investigation Division (CID)

The Criminal Investigations Division (CID) is the primary investigative arm of the Lancaster Police Department and is comprised of a CID Sergeant and two investigators, all of whom maintain an investigative caseload.

They are assigned the task of investigating all reported criminal offences, as well as other investigations initiated by the department. 
Their investigative duties include interviewing witnesses, suspects, and victims and ensuring that felony and misdemeanor cases are properly prepared and tiled with the District Attorney's Office.
Sergeant Erick Alexander
972-218-2739
Detective Jason Tapscott
Crimes Against Persons
972-218-2766
Email


Detective Senad Deranjic
Financial Crimes
972-218-2756
Email


Detective Richard Gomez
Vehicle Crimes & Regulated Material Theft
972-218-2714
Email

Detective Maeland James
Property Crimes
972-218-2737
Email


Detective Devante Cooley
Crimes Against Children & Sexual Assault
972-218-2722
Email

Detective William Chism
Property Crimes & Theft
972-218-2759
Email

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