Investigations

In addition to criminal, crime scene and background investigations, this division provides community policing with the following services:

Explorer Program

Police Exploring is a program for men and women between the ages of 14-21 years of age. The program emphasizes characteristics such as leadership, problem solving, team building and discipline. It involves blocks of instruction including criminal law, defensive tactics, traffic crash investigations, completing traffic citations, firearms instruction and more. If you would like to join the Explorer Program or if you have any questions about the program, please contact Officer Tony Perez at (561) 584-8300 ext. 8773.

Fingerprinting

Fingerprinting is available to the public by appointment from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday. There is a fee of $15 for nonresidents. Please contact Officer Frank Castro at (561) 584-8300 ext. 8762 to make an appointment.

House Watch Program

This free program provides extra patrol while homeowners are away on vacation. If you are interested, please contact Officer Frank Castro at (561) 584-8300 ext. 8762.

Open & Empty Program

To help prevent burglaries, businesses are provided a window sticker stating there is no cash in the drawer, which is left open after hours. We also maintain a list of after-hour emergency contacts. If you would like more information, please contact Officer Tony Perez at (561) 584-8300 ext. 8773.

Trespass Enforcement Program

Participation is free of charge, and the only cost is for the purchase of "No Trespassing" signs. This partnership gives officers authority to enforce trespassing laws without the presence of the property owner. To learn more about the program, please contact Officer Frank Castro at (561) 584-8300 ext. 8762.