Special Crimes Investigations Division

Units in this division include:

These units work with community partners and social service agencies to find and prosecute violators.

Crimes Against Children Unit

We investigate:

We work to break patterns of abuse and mistreatment and connect children to valuable social services.

Child Abuse

Domestic Assault Unit

We work to

Domestic Abuse

Licensing, Financial Crimes and Narcotics

This unit includes Auto Theft Prevention, Financial Crimes and Narcotics.

We are  assigned:

Financial Crimes Unit investigates abuse of vulnerable adults.

The Narcotics Unit investigates people  arrested for narcotics and serves on the Hennepin County Model Drug Court.

Narcotics Unit

How to Report Suspected Narcotics Activity

Sex Crimes

We investigate sex crimes that include but are not limited to

We work with victims and social service agencies to support a victim-centered approach.

We also are responsible for

Learn more about Sex Offender Community Notification

Last updated Mar 22, 2019



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