PORTALES POLICE DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATION DIVISION
FUNCTIONS & ASSIGNMENTS
The primary function of the Investigation is to provide follow-up criminal investigations for crimes that occur within the Portales Police jurisdiction. In addition, Investigations works with the local school district, criminal intelligence, and crime analysis programs as well as the crime lab.
Investigation personnel are assigned to investigate a wide variety of crimes, including violent crimes, crimes against children, property crimes, white collar crimes, arson, and juvenile crimes.