Travis County Sheriff's Office
Detective Darrell Gibson began his law enforcement career in 1990 at a small suburban Dallas police department before moving back to his hometown of Austin, Texas. There he began working for the Travis County Sheriff's Office in 1993, where he continues to serve. Darrell served as a uniformed patrol deputy for over 15 years, Field Training Officer, Highway Enforcement Deputy, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Deputy, and Accident Reconstruction Investigator before being promoted to his current rank of Detective. He brings experience in investigating strangulation assaults and homicides along with the additional insight of being a survivor of his own Attempted Capital Murder at the hands of a jail inmate in 1994. As a Detective, he has worked his way from Property Crimes to Domestic Violence, Crimes Against Persons, and Homicide.