WASHINGTON TWP. POLICE DEPARTMENT
Gloucester County, NJ


         
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Investigative Division
Investigative Division

The investigative division which is under the command of Captain  Richard Leonard consists of three separate units.  The Special Investigations Unit, Technical Services Unit, and Major Crimes Unit.  Special Investigations Unit is faced with the daunting task of combating vice and drug crimes.  The Evidence Unit is detailed with processing and logging the enormous amounts of property and evidence the officers come in contact with on a daily basis.  The Technical Services Unit provides the police department with the most up to date information technology and support available. The Criminal Investigation Unit is responsible for investigating crimes that are serious in nature.  Criminal Investigations is also tasked with conducting backgrounds on new applicants and firearms permits.  The Investigative Division has detectives on duty or on call 24 hours per day, 7 days per week,  365 days per year.