Farmhouse and Barn in Winter, Kootenai County.
SPECIAL INVESTIGATIONS UNIT (siu)
The primary responsibility of this unit focuses on drug and gang activity. In conjunction with the North Idaho Violent Crimes Task Force (NIVCTF) they identify and target for prosecution those groups/individuals associated with violent criminal enterprises which engage in unlawful activity such as murder, aggravated assault, robbery, manufacture and distribution of drugs, firearms violations and extortion.
With the effectiveness of federal/state/local law enforcement resources, this unit is able to coordinate its efforts towards those dangerous and habitual offenders posing the greatest threat to our community. This unit emphasizes education through community presentations.