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Criminal Investigation (CID)


The Criminal Investigations Division (CID) is a multi-task-orientated unit of highly trained and experienced criminal investigators.

The division's core values are to Identify Crime, Solve Crime, and Obtain Convictions that enhances the quality of life for the citizens and visitors to Hempstead County utilizing a data-driven crime reduction strategy.

It is the commitment of the CID to strive for excellence and professionalism; to provide compassion and understanding while diligently working for the citizens in their time of need.

The Criminal Investigation Division is under the leadership of Sergeants Gary Dorman, and Sergeant Justin Crane. Sgt. Dorman heads up the narcotics investigations, Sgt. Crane is in charge of the property and sex crimes unit. Inv. Jeremy McBride is also assigned as a sex crimes investigator and evidence officer. 

Once a uniformed Deputy takes a report, C.I.D. will begin a follow-up investigation. C.I.D. is responsible for processing and cataloging evidence at crime scenes. They also prepare affidavits for arrest warrants, search warrants, interview victims, witnesses, and suspects, and perform many other related duties.

Gary Dorman               Justin Crane

Sgt. Gary Dorman            Sgt. Justin Crane


Jeremy McBride

Inv. Jeremy McBride