Detective - Northern Texas ICAC Task Force
Garland Police Department
Tony Godwin has been employed by the Garland Police Department for 28 years and is currently assigned to the Northern Texas Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force (ICACTF) where he has served since 2006. He is responsible for the investigation of child molestation cases involving strangers, child sexual assault cases involving strangers, child pornography, and the internet solicitation of children for sexual purposes. Tony is a certified computer and cell phone forensic examiner and has conducted joint criminal investigations while assisting the FBI, the USPIS, the DHS, the USSS, and other local law enforcement agencies to combat child exploitation and child pornography on the Internet. Tony teaches child exploitative investigation techniques and child exploitation presentations to professionals around the U.S. and abroad.