Criminal Investigation Division

Responsibilities


The Criminal Investigation Division is responsible for investigating felony crimes and high profile cases of all natures. These crimes include but are not limited to homicides, assaults, armed robberies, arsons, burglaries, kidnappings, internet crimes, auto thefts, identity theft, and other felony crimes.

The Division consists of units who investigate the distribution and sale of narcotics in our region. These units also focus their attention on criminal gang members who are responsible for violent crime in our region. The Criminal Investigation Division consists of the following units: Crimes Against Persons, Crimes Against Property, Tri City Metro Drug Task Force (One Kennewick Supervisor and One Detective) and the Criminal Apprehension Team (CAT). These investigative units also maintain a relationship with local, state and federal agencies who are committed to public safety throughout our community.