Investigations Bureau


The Investigations Bureau consists of the Criminal Investigations Division, Special Operations Division and Animal Control.  

Bureau Commander Captain Anthony Hera

Anthony Hera began his career with the League City Police Department in 1993 and currently holds the rank of Captain. Captain Hera served in the United States Army from 1988 until 1992.


Captain Hera’s experience includes:

  • Criminal Investigator
  • Field Training Officer
  • Narcotics Investigator
  • SWAT Sniper
  • SWAT Tactical Team Member


Captain Hera’s certifications include:

  • Advanced Police Sniper
  • Advanced SWAT
  • Firearms Instructor
  • Marine Safety Enforcement Officer
  • Patrol Rifle Instructor
  • TCOLE Instructor

Captain Hera graduated from the Institute of Law Enforcement Administration School of Police Supervision. In 2001, he was recognized as the Galveston County Chamber of Commerce Officer of the Year. Captain Hera is currently assigned as the Commander over the Investigations Bureau.