Criminal Investigations Division

  1. Ryan Portmann

    Captain, Criminal Investigations Division

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.