Investigations Division

Division Description:

The Investigations Division is commanded by Captain Joe Nida, who reports directly to the Chief of Police.  Captain Nida has been with the department for 22 years.  This division provides investigative and forensic services to the department through various specially trained units.  These investigative units are responsible for crimes ranging from theft to homicide and include narcotic and vice related activities.  It also provides forensic support which aids in evidence collection and preservation as well as the reconstruction of crime scenes.  The Investigations Division includes:
  • Criminal Investigations Unit

  • Special Investigations Unit

  • Crime Scene Unit

  • Victim's Advocate

Phone Number:
324 West Evans Street, Florence
Hours of Operation:
8:30 am - 5:00 pm M-F

Captain Joe Nida