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Last Updated: 2010-01-20

Major Crimes Detectives

The Major Crimes Division is comprised of one captain, three lieutenants, 10 sergeants, 67 detectives, two forensic technicians and one photo lab technician.

It includes the units of Homicide, Aggravated Assault, Forensics, Arson and Youth and Family crimes.

Investigators from the Major Crimes unit continually provide information to the victim’s family throughout the course of the case. These investigators are integral to the process of the Commonwealth Attorney’s Office during the presentation and prosecution of the cases.

If you need to reach one of our detectives, please contact them at their phone numbers or e-mail addresses listed here on the website. If you have difficulty reaching a detective or are not sure which detective you need to speak with, please call the Major Crimes main number (804) 646-6741.

The Homicide Support Group provides a place of support and healing for survivors of homicide victims.

As of March 14, 2019: 10 lives have been lost this year. At this date in 2018, 10 lives were lost.




Husain El-Amin

March 12, 2019

2300 block of Halifax Avenue

Marvin D. Walters

March 4, 2019

3500 block of E. Richmond Road

Kenroy A. Cummings

March 4, 2019

3500 block of E. Richmond Road

Edwin D. Gonzales-Urbina

February 14, 2019

3100 block of Broad Rock Boulevard

Curtison J. Murray

February 14, 2019

1200 block of North 19th Street

Charleston B. Scott

January 24, 2019

3400 block of Decatur Street

Johnathan R. Holloman

January 22, 2019

5500 block of Westower Drive

Timothy Garnett

January 12, 2019

2400 block of Carmine Street

James Moorehead

January 2, 2019

100 block of West Brookland Park Boulevard

Michael E. Halford

January 2, 2019

4500 block of Norbourne Road

** BOLD indicates case has been cleared **

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