Criminal Investigations is comprised of 4 Investigators, a Forensic Technician, and an Administrative Assistant commanded by a Sergeant. Criminal Investigations is responsible for the investigation, apprehension, and preparation for prosecution of criminal cases and the recovery of stolen property. The Criminal Investigations Unit is tasked with police functions of a prolonged investigative nature.
Criminal Investigations is responsible for the follow-up investigation of all criminal offenses reported to the Longwood Police Department. The investigators receive specialized training and equipment designed to enhance the investigator's abilities to better serve the citizens of Longwood.
The investigators work closely with the Patrol Division and the State Attorney's Office to ensure a positive disposition on every case investigated.
The Forensic Unit maintains the chain of custody for all evidence and property seized or impounded by the Longwood Police Department. To pick up your property, please contact Forensic Technician Marilyn Pardo at 407-260-3417 to schedule an appointment.