The mission of the Criminal Investigations Division is to provide thorough investigations using teamwork, proactive strategies, forensic technology and regional partnerships.
The Criminal Investigations Division is divided into two units:
Major Crimes Unit (MCU) - The Major Crimes Unit is responsible for follow up investigations on criminal allegations involving crimes against persons. Examples of crimes against persons investigated by MCU detectives include: robbery, kidnapping, rape, domestic violence, and elder and child abuse.
Special Investigations Unit (SIU) - The Special Investigations Unit is responsible for the investigation of crimes involving property, fraud, vice and narcotics. Examples of crimes investigated by SIU detectives include: burglary, theft, arson, drug crimes, identity theft and fraud. The Special Investigations Unit also includes Property and Evidence.