Planning and Research

The Planning, Research & Crime Analysis section serves the department by analyzing crime trends and patterns to aid in crime solving and proactive police activities. This section also analyzes staffing needs, prepares grant proposals, researches special areas of interest, develops reports, maintains Texas Police Chief's Association recognition, as well as a wide variety of other tasks.

Lieutenant Anthony Boone currently serves as the Lieutenant over the Support Services Division of the Police Department. Lieutenant Boone began his career with the Longview Police Department in 2001 after graduating Cum Laude from the University of Texas at Tyler. Lieutenant Boone was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant in 2008. He attended the Federal
Bureau of Investigation National Academy and graduated from the Leadership Command College sponsored by the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas in 2011.