Criminal Investigation
Lt. Phil Burnham

The Criminal Investigation Division of the Cleburne County Sheriff's Office consists of three full time Detectives that investigate and process all crimes that that occur within the jurisdiction of the Cleburne County Sheriff's Office. Duties of the investigators include the following:

Investigating crimes
Investigating missing persons
Conducting interviews
Follow-up investigations
Preparation of warrants
Compiling case files




One detective is responsible for Sex Offender registration and handling all matters relating to sex offenders, including:

  • Sex Offender Registration
  • Follow ups
  • Issuance of warrants
  • Locating and tracking of offenders

If you have questions or information about sex offenders, you may call 501-362-8143 or you can contact any of our detectives by email by clicking on their name below under additional information.


Detective John Hendricks




Detective Lt. Phil Burnham

Detective John Hendricks