General Information
Phone Numbers
(972) 875-4455
Emergencies: Dial 911
1700 Lake Bardwell Drive


Criminal Investigations

The Criminal Investigations Division (C.I.D.) is the primary investigative arm of the Ennis Police Department and is comprised of four Detective Sergeants and two Detectives, all of whom maintain an investigative caseload. 

The Detectives are assigned the task of investigating all reported criminal offenses that occur within the City of Ennis, as well as other investigations initiated by the department, such as vice, narcotics, and internal affairs.

Their investigative duties include interviewing and taking statements from witnesses, suspects, and victims; processing crime scenes and investigating and preparing felony and misdemeanor cases for filing with the Ellis County District Attorney’s Office.

C.I.D. Investigators handle both adult and juvenile cases involving:

Crimes against persons, such as homicide, robbery, sexual assault, and harassment
Crimes against property, such as burglary and theft, arson, fraud, and criminal mischief
Missing persons
Narcotic Offenses

Personnel currently assigned to the Division are:

Lieutenant David Williams,

Detective Sergeant Jason York,

Detective Sergeant Paul Asby,

Detective Sergeant Rodney Rickman,

Detective Sergeant Jeff Bates,