The Charlestown Police Department Criminal Investigation Division is managed by the department Chief of Detectives and includes all department personnel regularly assigned to case follow-up and major case investigation, including evidence technicians. Additional to major case investigations, the Criminal Investigations Division is responsible for Investigative Resources and Intelligence, Internal Affairs Investigations, Evidence Storage, Evidence Processing, Evidence Release, Information Services, as well as Crime Prevention Community Policing. The Criminal Investigation Division manages the department Anonymous Crime Tip-Line, On-Line Crime Reporting via this website, and the tip submission email address of CrimeTips@CtownPD.com. Questions and inquiries regarding the Charlestown Police Department Criminal Investigations Division should be directed to Detective Chuck Ledbetter at 812-256-7770.
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