Cam Leighton
Biographical information
Full name Campbell Leighton
Gender Male
Status Alive
Birth 1985
Nationality Flag of United States American
Residence Elkgrove, U.S.
Phoenix, Arizona, U.S. (formerly)
Past profession(s) Law clerk
Affiliation(s) Elkgrove Police Department
Elkgrove Police Department
Rank Detective
Game information
Appears in Criminal Case
First appearance Case #1: Let There Be Light (s1)
I just like to uphold the law in style, that's all!
—Cam Leighton

Campbell "Cam" Leighton is a main character featured in Season 1 of Criminal Case. Appearing as the Detective of the Elkgrove Police Department, he serves as a partner to the player throughout the season.


Hailing from Phoenix, United States, Cam is 32 years old and worked as a law clerk prior to his tenure in the department. He is a brown-haired and brown-eyed man of medium size. He dons a black film noir suit with a matching color waistcoat and tie as well as a white dress shirt underneath. He also always wears his favorite brown film noir hat which has a light brown lining.

Cam is known to be curious, clear-headed, debonair, and determined but he can act like a goofball at times. He likes watching old detective films and scrapbooking. However, he has a weakness for wine. It is known that Cam's favorite animal is a guinea pig and his favorite dish is salmon with red wine.

Notable Events of Criminal Case

Meeting Cam

Chief Walden asked Cam to pick up the player from the docks and send them to his office. However, the murder of Mary Pepper prevented this from happening.


The player may choose Cam to join the investigation of each crime scene (in any Elkgrove case he teams up with the player) and provide hint bonuses. He is available as a 1-hint partner.

Case Appearances


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