Major Crimes Investigative Unit

The Major Crimes Investigative Unit's mission involves providing criminal investigation support to the citizens of Cumberland County pertaining to violent felony crimes against persons such as robberies, felony assaults, felony assaults with weapons, sexual assaults, and kidnappings.  On occasion, the Major Crimes Investigative Unit will investigate misdemeanor offenses when so directed by the Sheriff, Chief Deputy, Chief of Detectives or Assistant Chief of Detectives.


Supervisor - Lt. John Legette - 910-677-5488

Admin Support - Christian Palaita - 910-677-5448


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Hours of Operation:  M - F 8:00am till 5:00pm

After hour emergencies should contact the Watch Commander at (910) 677-5432