The Crimes Against Persons section is responsible for follow-up investigation of major crimes committed against persons. The Department's Physical Evidence specialists are also in this Unit.
These types of crimes include:
Sergeant Doug Brinkley began his career with the Longview Police Department in 1999. While working for Longview PD he served as a patrol officer from 1999-2005. In 2005, he was selected to serve as a Detective in the Crimes Against Property section. He was also a Detective in the Crimes Against Persons and Cybercrimes Units before promoting to Sergeant in 2013. He has served as a sergeant in patrol, supervised the Special Investigations and Apprehensions Unit, and currently supervises both the Crimes Against Persons Unit and the Technical Investigations Unit.