NLCRPD Promotes Officer Matthew Hinkle to the rank of Detective

At the January 9, 2020, Board of Commissioners meeting Officer Matthew Hinkle was promoted to the rank of Detective. Detective Hinkle has 19 years of police service and has been a member of the NLCRPD since the inception of the agency in 2012. Detective Hinkle has extensive training in the collection and preservation of evidence, interviewing techniques, sex crimes, homicide – death investigation and other areas supporting investigation of crimes. Detective Hinkle also is one of the NLCRPD designated evidence custodians responsible for the agency property and evidence management function.