This unit is a section of the Investigations Bureau. It consists of personnel who are dedicated and committed to serving the citizens of Utah County and is a support to other law enforcement agencies within Utah.
The Investigations unit is responsible for investigating crimes against persons and property in unincorporated Utah County and in the contract cities. Detectives within this Unit are trained to investigate a wide range of crimes, including death investigations, robbery, assaults, theft, burglary, fraud, vandalism, juvenile offenses, and missing persons. They also receive advanced training respective to their individual case assignments including homicide investigations,
electronic surveillance, deception analysis, and interview and interrogation.
These detectives spend many hours following up on information, pursuing leads, conducting interviews, and solving crimes. They file cases against criminals and work in close cooperation with the Utah County Attorney’s Office for successful prosecution.