The Louisa County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division (CID) investigates most major crimes that occur in the County of Louisa, such as:
- Property Crimes
- Crimes against the Person
- Sex Crimes and Child Abuse
- Drug Diversion
- other serious felonies
Criminal Investigations Division consists of a Captain, a Detective Sergeant and 5 Detectives. Each detective receives training in all aspects of investigations, including interviewing, evidence collection, proper procedures, law and other various topics that relate to criminal investigations. A Detective is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, to respond to major crime scenes or wherever needed.
The Detective Sergeant is also in charge of Property and Evidence control, which includes tracking all evidence, transporting to and from the lab, and seeing that it is available for check out when needed in court.