Criminal Investigations is responsible for the collection and preservation of items that are needed as evidence in any criminal prosecution. The Morgan’s Point Resort Police Department has one officer dedicated to criminal investigations. This officer handles all criminal and other follow-up investigations in the City and works cooperatively with the patrol officers to handle crime scene investigation and filing of charges with the local prosecutors. This officer also assists the Chief of Police in administrative duties and responsibilities.
Criminal Investigations is led under the direction of Sergeant Todd Hodge. Sergeant Hodge is a veteran law enforcement officer with numerous years of experience he has obtained from departments in the Bell County area and as well as numerous years of experience in Emergency Medical Services leadership. Sergeant Hodge holds an Advanced Peace Officer license from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement as well as an Emergency Medical Technician license from the Texas Department of State Health Services. Sergeant Hodge has served the City of Morgan’s Point Resort as a reserve officer, patrol officer, and now Sergeant since 2014.