Support Services

Major Ronnie Armstead

Support Services
Major Ronnie Armstead

Support Services consist of the following: Major Crimes, Special Investigations Division & Special Operations Division

Major Crimes  - Captain James Laino

Major Crimes
Captain James Laino

Major Crimes includes: Forensics, Homicide, Violent Crimes, Youth and Family Crimes Units.

Special Investigations Division -  Captain Michael Bender

Special Investigations Division
Captain Michael Bender

Special Investigations covers crimes involving gangs, narcotics trafficking, prostitution, illegal gambling, and the sales and distribution of illegal alcohol and pornography.

Gang, Narcotics, Asset Forfeiture, Vice, Financial and Computer-aided crimes

Special Operations Division - Captain Christopher Gleason

Special Operations Division
Captain Christopher Gleason

The Special Operations Division focuses on support of Precinct and Department goals through specialized unit utilization and the management of major events.

Functional areas include traffic accident investigation and enforcement, commercial motor vehicle inspection, fatality crash investigations, homeland security, aerial patrol and transport, hostage negotiations and  SWAT operations, crowd management,  Neighborhood Assistance Officers,  Mounted Patrol,  Permits (Parking, Street Closures. Parade Events), K-9 operations (narcotic and patrol)