StaffThe Criminal Investigations Division is overseen by the Investigations Captain and comprised of a Sergeant, associated Detectives, and an administrative assistant.
The Butler County Sheriff's Criminal Investigations Division works closely with victims, witnesses, citizens, local agencies, state agencies, and federal agencies.
ResponsibilitiesThe division is responsible for investigating a wide range of crimes in Butler County as well as assisting other agencies in the region. This includes crimes against persons (i.e., homicides, suicides, sex crimes, and crimes against children) as well as property crimes (i.e., burglaries, auto thefts, financial crimes, and computer crimes).
Detectives are also active in assisting the Patrol Division with the investigations of fatality motor vehicle accidents, processing of crime scenes, and interviewing victims, witnesses, and suspects. Most of the detectives are assigned to general investigations and one detective is charged with primarily handling investigations within the Butler County Detention Facility.