The Juvenile Investigations Unit is a branch of the Major Investigations Division. This unit’s primary purpose is to conduct follow-up investigations pertaining to misdemeanor and felony crimes committed by offenders under the age of 18.
Juvenile detectives perform, but are not limited to, the following police functions:
Coordinate and prepare cases for court
Conduct follow-up investigations
Design and implement programs
Divert juveniles from the juvenile justice system and adjusting cases at the department level (see Peer Jury information)