Leonard Raschke, Major

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Criminal Investigations Division

Major Lee Raschke is the Division Commander for the Criminal Investigations Division. Major Raschke is a native Floridian. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice from Saint Leo University in 2007. He is also a Florida State Certified instructor for the Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission. 

Major Raschke began his career in law enforcement in 1993 with the Plant City Police Department, where he achieved the rank of Detective before joining the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office in 1997. He was a Patrol Deputy, Field Training Deputy and School Resource Deputy, prior to being promoted to the rank of detective in 2001. Major Raschke spent thirteen years of his career investigating crimes against children, followed by a year assigned to Professional Standards. He has held supervisory positions within the Patrol and Criminal Investigations Divisions.

Major Raschke and his wife Mandy, have two young children and one adult child.

Criminal Investigations Division Sections

  • Homicide
  • Traffic Homicide
  • Economic Crimes
  • Crime Scene
  • Identification Section
  • Special Victim's Section