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Investigations Bureau

Commander - Lieutenant Michael Bryan

Assistant Commander - Sergeant Tony Buchanan

 

The investgations Division is part of the Operations Support Bureau and is comprised of multiple units that are responsible for handling investigations based on their crime committed, complexity, and the requirement of special expertise.  The Investigations Division also provides assistance to the Patrol Division with their investigations as needed.  This division has the second largest number of personnel and is comprised of detectives, specialists, supervisors, and support staff.

This division investigates all of the following:
 
Special Victims Section:
     Crimes against children
     Crimes against Elders
     Sexual Assault
     Domestic Violence
 
Violent Crimes Section
     Homicide
     Robbery Unit
     Assault
 
Technical Investigations Section
     Financial Crimes Unit
     Internet Crimes against children
     Computer Forensics
 
Vice and Narcotics
The Vice & Narcotics Unit seeks to conduct in-depth investigations of major drug organizations, money laundering operations and initiating investigations concerning the smuggling of controlled substances throughout the 33rd Judicial Circuit with an emphasis on the City of Ozark