Nunez was hired as a Police Officer Trainee in 2012.
Congratulations to Detective Jesus Nunez for being selected as VPD’s 2019 Investigator of the Year! He is being recognized for his professionalism and dedication to the department and as a member of the Special Victim’s Unit. Detective Nunez was hired as a Police Officer Trainee in 2012, graduated from the Academy in 2013, and worked as a Patrol Officer for 3.5 years.
He was assigned to Major Crimes in 2017 and currently works for the Special Victims Unit. His assignment consists of investigating sex crimes, missing persons, elder/child abuse, and human trafficking. He is also a negotiator with the Crisis Negotiations Team. “Being a Police Officer has been the most rewarding job I’ve ever had,” said Det. Nunez. “My current assignment as a Detective for the Special Victims Unit is especially rewarding as it provides me the opportunity to work with a team of talented people who, like me, are passionate about solving cases and find reward in seeking justice for those that need it.” Congrats Detective Nunez, we are lucky to have you as part of our Ventura Police Department.