Dallas Police Department
Detective Whitt Melton has been with the Dallas Police Department since 2008. He has been assigned to the Specialized Investigations Division since 2014 and has conducted investigations on a wide variety of criminal offenses. He is currently assigned to the Domestic Violence Unit, where he investigates offenses involving domestic and dating violence, including cases involving city employees and high profile victims. Detective Melton trains the Dallas Police Department's police recruits on Domestic Violence Investigation and is part of a team of investigators that trains new Domestic Violence detectives. In his own time, Whitt is also involved with several philanthropic organizations to combat domestic violence in the community.