Criminal Investigation Division

Captain Robert Ledwell


Commander of the Criminal Investigations Unit


Captain Robert Ledwell is a Concord Native. He graduated from Concord High School in 1990. Capt. Ledwell graduated from UNCC with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice in 1995. He was employed with Cabarrus County Sheriff's Dept. from Aug., 1995 to May, 1998. Capt. Ledwell has worked for the Concord Police Department for 14 years with 13 of those years in Criminal Investigations. He was promoted to Sergeant in Sept., 2003 and then Captain in Sept., 2012. Capt. Ledwell also graduated from the University of Tennessee's National Forensic's Academy in November of 2010 and the Law Enforcement Leadership and Management Development Program in April, 2012. He currently holds is Advanced Law Enforcement Certificate and his General Instructor Certficate from the North Carolina Justice Academy.

Capt. Ledwell believes that communication and cooperation between police and the citizens of Concord is paramount to keeping the City of Concord a safe and pleasant community to live and raise a family.