Sergeant Eric Cowans


Eric Cowans in currently the Detective Sergeant. He performs investigations on major incidents, crimes and collisions and supervises investigations done by the detectives within the department. He has worked in the Police Department since 1993. 

Sergeant Cowans was interviewed on August 9, 2022.


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Full interview


The man behind the badge


Reasons to be in police


History of Menlo Park


The reality of the duty