Criminal Investigation Department (CID)
Headquarters CID Support provides advice to Chief Officers and Divisional Command Teams on all crime-related matters and assists Crime Managers, the Community Safety Department and the Criminal Justice Department in maintaining a corporate approach to the reduction and detection of crime.
The CID Support Commander is responsible and accountable for the provision of specialist assistance in the reduction and detection of crime. This includes the provision of Senior Investigating Officers for certain major crime investigations in line with the Force crime policy.
The departments and specialist units under the command of the CID Support Commander are: