Investigations Commander, Lt. David Richardson


Lieutenant Richardson has been a member of the Bensalem Township Police Department since 1998.  He is currently in command of the Investigations section of police operations, comprised of the Criminal Investigations and Special Investigations Divisions.   Prior to his current responsibilities, Lieutenant Richardson commanded the patrol division and the K9 unit.  Additionally he spent eight years as a sergeant, in the Patrol Division, Criminal Investigations Division and the K-9 Unit.  Lieutenant Richardson worked two K9 partners, Czar and Prince, during his 13 years in the K9 Unit.

Lieutenant Richardson received a Bachelor’s Degree from Lock Haven University, a Master’s Degree from Oklahoma University, and graduated from class # 353 of Northwestern University’s School of Police Staff and Command.