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duties of the Criminal Investigations Division (CID)
consist of initiating and conducting follow-up
investigations involving crimes occurring
predominantly in the unincorporated areas of
detectives occasionally investigate cases that occur
in municipalities or towns within the County that
have police departments that are not staffed,
trained or equipped to investigate certain crimes.
CID is staffed with detectives specializing in major
violent crimes, commercial property crimes, cold
cases, gang investigations, special victim crimes,
and financial fraud or internet crimes. The majority
of CID cases are prosecuted in the General Sessions
Court by the 9th Circuit Solicitor’s
detective is assigned to the US Marshals Task Force,
whose primary function is to apprehend wanted
fugitives. A detective is also assigned to
coordinate the agency's response to Criminal
Domestic Violence issues. Additionally, detectives
are assigned to the Department of Homeland Security
Gang Investigations Task Force and the Border
Enforcement Security Task Force.
is also responsible for the management and
maintenance of the Sex Offender Registry (SOR) for
The SOR unit conducts and oversees field
checks of sex offenders, ensuring their compliance
with state law.
The SOR unit registers one of the highest
numbers of sex offenders in the state, often
exceeding 700 convicted felons at any given time.
The majority of those offenders are required
to register several times a year.