This division is responsible for providing all uniformed services of the Orange County Sheriff's Department. Those services include: motor vehicle enforcement, criminal investigations, community policing and community outreach, security services, and special details. The Orange County Sheriff's Office recently welcomed K9 Diesel to the ranks. K9 Diesel is partnered with Deputy William Pine. K9 Diesel is trained in both odor detection and criminal apprehension. We are very excited to have them on our team! The patrol division is supervised by Lieutenant Scott Clouatre.
Special Investigations Unit
The Orange County Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is tasked with investigating all reported sex crimes, as well as some child and elderly abuse allegations. The SIU is co-located with the Orange County Child Advocacy Center.Being co-located affords our multi-disciplinary team the ability to work together regularly to provide the best support practices for victims and families, and swiftly bring offenders to justice. The Special Investigations Unit is supervised by Captain Kyle Kapitanski. Click here for more information