Detective Recognized As Top Cop

Tuesday, November 05, 2013

On November 2, 2013, Detective Sean R. Coerse was recognized as Virginia Beach Police Department’s Top Cop at the Thirteenth Annual Hampton Roads Crime Lines Dinner and Top Cop Award.  The event was held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Suffolk and included law enforcement officials from around the region.

Detective Coerse investigated over forty cases while assigned to the Homicide Unit and had a clearance rate of 93 percent.  This included a double homicide on January 8, 2013 at the Rally’s restaurant on Lynnhaven Parkway.  Through sheer tenacity and outstanding investigative skills, Detective Coerse was able to solve the case and arrest those responsible.  Congratulations Sean!  Well deserved.