The Investigations Unit consists of one sergeant and two detectives and is responsible for investigating all serious crimes to include homicide, robbery, property crimes, and crimes against persons. Staff provide a coordinated response to the various crime scenes that are encountered throughout the city and assist other agencies in the County as needed by request.
Detectives complete both preliminary and follow-up investigations. Detectives also conduct research to establish common links between crimes and seek to identify / arrest each offender. Detectives in the unit have received extensive training related to death investigations, search and seizure, search warrants, evidence collection and preservation, interviewing, intelligence gathering and the legal process.