Westchester County

General Investigations Unit

General Investigations Unit

Detectives assigned to the General Investigations Unit (GIU) conduct investigations on all matters of criminal activity reported to have occurred on County property and any other criminal incident for other agencies requesting our assistance. 

Specially trained members of GIU also provide technical and investigative assistance to local agencies in the more complicated aspects of criminal investigations, including:

  • Sex crimes
  • Undercover investigations
  • Homicide investigations
  • Cold case/unsolved homicides
  • Deception analysis
  • Electronic surveillance
  • Financial investigations
  • Criminal enterprise investigations
  • Other long term or major case investigations