Criminal Investigations Division

This plain clothed unit investigates all high-profile criminal cases. It also tracks all criminal activity in Onslow County and assists any agency requesting assistance. The unit maintains all records of investigations by the unit. They are responsible for computerized reports, crime scene processing and evidence collecting, court preparation of cases, testimony, etc.

Detective Responsibilities

Detectives responsibilities include:
  • Investigate incidents of suspected criminal activity.
  • Collect and preserve evidence to aid in the apprehension of the suspect, or bring about the solving of the incident.
  • Arrest the perpetrator of the crime.
  • Prepare cases for presentation in Court to achieve the proper disposition of the case.


Major Chris Thomas (910) 989-4055
Captain Linwood Darden (910) 989-4056
Lieutenant Mark Scott (910) 989-4057
Sergeant Lucinda Hernandez (910) 989-4064
Sergeant Jonathan Lincoln (910) 989-4064
Jerry Daniels (910) 989-4071
Michael Gibbs (910) 989-4059
Kenny Simma (910) 989-4058
Daryl Lawrence (910) 989-4066
Mike Curlee (910) 989-4074
Daryl Watkins (910) 989-4060

Lieutenant Linwood Foy (910) 989-4061 (Special Victims Unit)
Charles Parrish (910) 989-4065 (SVU)
Keith Johnston (910) 989-4047 (SVU)
Lindsey Kensington (910) 989-4029 (SVU)
Heather Albano (910) 989-4073 (SVU)