Special Investigations Unit
The Special Investigations Unit is responsible for property crimes (burglary, theft, arson, etc.), drug crimes, identity theft and fraud. It is comprised of a sergeant and 4 detectives, with an additional detective assigned to the regional narcotics enforcement task force. In 2010, SIU detectives were assigned to follow up on 254 cases. The Special Investigations Unit regularly conducts long-term operations to combat auto theft, thefts from vehicles and drug dealing.