Criminal Investigations Section
The Criminal Investigations section is comprised of thirteen detectives, two Computer Forensic detectives, three Civilian Support Staff, three Sergeants and a Lieutenant. The Criminal Investigations section worked on over 2,081different types of criminal cases during 2008. The detectives were able to clear 74.9% of their cases with arrests, which led to 601 suspects being arrested and charged. The Sheriff's detectives have two fully operational digital interview rooms, which are complete with the most updated equipment.
The Sheriff’s Office is extremely proud of the newly established Computer Forensic Unit. This unit has been instrumental in assisting not only the detectives in the Sheriff’s Office, but also assisting many outside agencies from homicides to child porn. With the develop of this unit the Sheriff’s Office is now able to shorten the time and distance the criminal had on his side, prior to its existence.