Detectives analyze crime scenes, collect evidence, interview victims and witnesses, and interrogate suspects.
Hours of thorough report writing and inclusive preparation are essential for the judicious resolution of a case. It is the detective who starts at the crime scene and follows the case through to court disposition.
The division is comprised of the Investigations Lieutenant (manages the division), the family violence detective, sex assault detective, fraud / forgery detective, major crimes detectives, the school liaison officer, Violent Crime Enforcement Team officer, property room manager, and investigative analyst.
The school liaison officer works with the Investigations division when school is not in session.
Violent Crime Enforcement Team
This division is responsible for the Violent Crime Enforcement Team - 1 officer deployed solely for drug enforcement.