The Investigation Division investigates hundreds of cases each month.  A Captain heads up this division with two Lieutenants, two Sergeants, a detective, and two clerical staff.  They are responsible for investigating all crimes that are reported to the department which includes crimes against other persons, crimes against property, vehicle thefts, and financial crimes such as check fraud, credit card fraud, forgery, counterfeiting, scam and swindles, as well as computer crimes.  The documentation, collection, and preservation of physical evidence from crime scenes is performed by a member of this unit.    Investigation is located at 601 2nd AVE N.E. and can be reached at 256-775-7170.