The ID/Evidence Division is responsible for the collection, tagging, recording and storage of evidence. Proper evidence handling is crucial to prosecution of criminal cases.
John Busby, ID/Evidence Officer
After serving in the U.S. Army, Officer Busby enrolled and graduated from the Northeast Texas Community College Police Academy in Mt. Pleasant, Texas in 1999. After graduating the academy, he was hired by the Richmond Texas Police Department as a Patrol Officer. While there, he was promoted to Patrol Corporal, then Patrol Sergeant. Officer Busby also received the Employee of the Year Award in 2004 and the Officer of the Year Award in 2006, while with Richmond PD. In 2010, he was hired as a Patrol Officer by the El Campo Police Department. In 2013, he became the agency’s Evidence Technician. Since being here, Officer Busby has received the Officer of the Year award in 2013 and the Support Staff of the Year award in 2014.