San Diego Police Department, Retired
Detective Carlton Hershman is a 32-year veteran of the San Diego Police Department. In 2000, he was assigned to the Sex Crimes Unit. Over a nine year period he has investigated over 1,300 sexual assault cases. He has worked several assignments including Patrol, Juvenile Investigations, Narcotics, Special Investigations, Homicide, Sex Crimes, Elder Abuse, and the C.A.T.C.H. Team (Cyber Unit). He is an instructor at the San Diego Regional Law Enforcement Academy. Hershman speaks on several subjects relating to sex crimes including Sex Crimes Investigations, Victimology of Sex Crimes, Crime Scene Investigations, Cold Case Sexual Assault Investigations (CODIS Hits), California Sex Crimes Laws, and Drug Facilitated Sexual Assaults.