Major Crimes Unit


The Major Crime Unit consists of one Lieutenant, three Detective Sergeants and seven Detectives.  They investigate crimes against persons such as: Homicides, Assaults, Robberies, Shots Fired, Home Invasions, Missing Person, Kidnappings, Intimidation of Witnesses, Child Pornography, Harassments, Bomb Threats, Bank Robberies, Overdoses and Unattended Deaths.  One Detective Sergeant and Detective have a satellite office at the Children’s Advocacy Center and investigate sexual assaults and crimes against children.  One Detective Sergeant works as the Criminal Intelligence Officer.   



Lt. Jon Peters, (814) 870-1159,

Det. Sgt. Christopher Janus, (814) 870-1151,

Det. Craig Stoker, (814) 870-1506,

Det. Michael Hertel, (814) 870-1260,

Det. Michael Suchy, (814) 870-1161,

Det. Sean Bogart, (814) 870-1191,

Det. Christopher Clement, (814) 870-1248,

Det. Matthew Berarducci, (814) 870-1221,

Children's Advocacy Center Detectives

Det. Sgt. Jim Spagel, (814) 870-1154,

Det. Matthew Gustafson, (814) 870-1205,

Both Detectives also have a satellite office at the

Children's Advocacy Center

(814) 451-0202 

Criminal Intelligence

Det. Sgt. Pete Mitchell, (814) 870-1196,