The McKenzie County Sheriff Investigations Division investigates criminal activity that occurs, or has an effect on the areas we serve and its citizens. The majority of cases that are investigated are those that are reported to the agency through the patrol division and referred to investigators for further follow up.
There are a total of five Investigators along with a Sergeant and Lieutenant who are assigned to conduct investigations. Two Investigators are assigned to the North West Narcotics Task Force. Two Investigators are assigned to work general investigations and the remaining Investigator works intelligence and general investigations. During the school year while working investigations the School Resource Officer also works in Investigations.
The Division Investigates:
- Suspicious or Unattended Deaths
- Distribution and sale of Narcotics
- Computer Crime
- Child Pornography
- White Collar Crime
- Sexual Assaults
Units within the Investigations Division: