Catherine Johnson was named the 3rd Precinct Inspector in 2016. Before the promotion, she headed up the Special Crimes Investigations Division (SCID), which encompasses Domestic Assault, Crimes Against Children, Sex Crimes, Traffic Investigations, Licensing, Juvenile Investigations and Juvenile Outreach and Diversion. Johnson started with the MPD back in 1995 as a patrol officer in the 5th Precinct. She has also worked in the 1st and 4th Precincts, as well as Internal Affairs and Family Violence Units. Before October of 2015, she oversaw the Violent Crimes Investigations Division.