Lieutenant Paul Hickey currently supervises the 1st Watch Patrol shift. Lt. HIckey began his career with Longview PD in 2005. While working on patrol he was a filed training officer. Several years into his career here he transferred over to the Criminal Investigations division and worked as both a crimes against person's and crimes against property detective. He held that position for 5 years. In 2010 he was named Detective of the Year. Lt. Hickey then promoted to the rank of Sergeant and returned to his roots in patrol. Following a short time as a patrol sergeant he was transferred to the Planning and Research division He served in that capacity for several years before being promoted to the rank of Lieutenant. He has served as the Lieutenant over 1st watch patrol since his promotion.