Investigations Unit

Tricia GiordanoCaptain Trish Giordano joined the Junction City Police Department in 1993 as a Patrol Officer. During her tenure, she has held the positions of Drug Task Force Detective, Master Officer, and Training Officer. She was promoted to Patrol Sergeant in 2002, she is the first woman to hold rank in department history. In 2008, she transferred to the Investigations Division as Detective Sergeant. She was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant in August of 2016 where she served in Patrol until September of 2017 when she moved to Investigations. On January 16, 2018, she was promoted to the rank of Captain and is currently the Investigations Division Commander.

Cory OdellLt. Cory Odell joined the Junction City Police Department in January 2009.  Prior to joining the JCPD, Cory graduated from Kansas Wesleyan University in Salina, KS with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice.  Cory attended the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center where he earned the honors of being named to the Dean’s Honor Roll and being awarded the Larry Welch Award for academic excellence.  Cory also completed his Master of Science degree in Criminal Justice Administration from the University of Cincinnati in December 2011.  While with the police department Cory has served as a Master Officer and a Field Training Officer, is a member of the Junction City Police Honor Guard, and is the Team Leader for the Junction City SWAT Team. Cory transferred to the Investigations Division as Detective in October 2011.  In May 2014 Cory was promoted to the rank of Det. Sgt. and was assigned to the Junction City Crime Scene Unit as the supervisor.  In July of 2016, Cory was promoted to Lieutenant and was assigned to Night Shift on Patrol.  In May of 2018, Cory transferred to Investigations where he is currently the Lieutenant over General Investigations, Drug Operations Group, and the Crime Scene Unit.

  1. Al Babcock


  1. Tricia Giordano


  1. Brandon Mau

    Detective Sergeant

  1. Cory Odell


  1. Cassandra Thomas

    Investigations Secretary

  1. Michael Vallon


  1. Levi Whitebread

    Detective Sergeant

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