Captain Kevin Christman, who supervises the department's Criminal Investigations Division, which includes Investigations, Crime Scene, Special Investigations Unit, and the Crime Data Analyst., is a life-long Pensacola resident.
After graduating from Pine Forest High School, he continued his education and earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice Administration from Columbia Southern University.
He was hired by the Pensacola Police Department as a cadet in 1997. He was promoted to police officer in 1999, to sergeant in 2012, to lieutenant in 2015, and to captain in 2017. Among his assignments have been SWAT Commander, Field Training Commander, Vice and Narcotics, K9 handler, Criminal Investigations, and Uniform Patrol.