Captain John Ellis

Captain John Ellis

Criminal Investigations Bureau

Captain John Ellis has been with the Huntington Police Department since 1995 and was hired under a COPS grant. Captain Ellis served his first 12 years on the department working Patrol on Midnight shift during which he served as a part time k-9 handler. Captain Ellis worked as a midnight shift supervisor upon attaining the rank of Sergeant. Captain Ellis then transferred into the Criminal Investigations Bureau and has served as the Family Unit Supervisor as well as the Assistant Bureau commander, before taking over as the Criminal Investigations Bureau Commander upon his promotion to Captain.