Criminal Investigations Division

Commander Ben Hall

Commander Ben Hall
Serving since 1999
bhall@roundrocktexas.gov
Phone: 512-671-2810

The Criminal Investigations Division is comprised of eight specialized units staffed by 35 investigators and six civilian employees whom investigate all manner of crimes, both misdemeanor and felony. The Division strives to investigate and solve crimes in a timely manner with a positive outcome for the citizens and businesses in Round Rock.

The division is responsible for the following investigations and police services:

  • homicides & suicides
  • unattended deaths
  • assaults
  • sexual assaults
  • child abuse & family violence
  • robberies
  • high-technology related crimes & forgery
  • narcotic vice operations
  • runaways & missing persons
  • burglaries
  • thefts
  • criminal mischief
  • forensic examination of evidence and photographic service

The Crime Scene Unit is responsible for the collection, documentation and preservation of all evidence recovered at crime scenes. This unit is also responsible for fingerprint development/examination and operating the department’s evidence-processing lab.

The Evidence Unit is responsible for maintaining the integrity of evidence and chain of custody of all property that comes into their possession in accordance with state laws, city ordinances and departmental policies and procedures.

Criminal Investigations Division Unit Contacts:

General Investigations Section

 

Lt. Grant Golden
512-218-5535

General Crimes

Burglary, theft of property or vehicles or criminal mischief

Sgt. Chris Ybarra
512-218-6683

Domestic Crimes

Domestic violence and child abuse

Sgt. Jeff Kopp
512-218-3222

Major Crimes

Non-family assaults, death or homicide investigations, non-family sex crimes, robberies or harassment

Sgt. Blake Bearden
512-218-5526

Special Operations Section

 

Lt. Tom Sloan
512-218-6664

White Collar Crimes

Embezzlement, fraud, identity theft, computer related crimes. To file a police report for identity theft, contact RRPD at 512-218-5500 or submit it online here.

Sgt. John Rowe
512-218-3260

Special Investigations

 

Sgt. Tate Hunter
512-218-5532

Narcotics

 

Lt. Tom Sloan
512-218-6664

Got a crime tip and want to submit it anonymously?

Here are two options:

Text RRPD Tip to: 847411

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