The Detective Division is responsible for providing the follow-up investigation required to solve reported offenses. The Detective Division is also responsible for developing the intelligence necessary to proactively prevent criminal activity.

The members of the Detective Division conduct the leg-work for most investigations and are responsible for the collection and evaluation of physical evidence. The Detective Division is broken down into 3 sections, which consist of juvenile investigations, adult investigations, and narcotics investigations.

Through the hard work and dedication of the members of this division, the Bristol Police Department is capable of providing its citizens with quality investigative services. Services provided by the Detective Division include:
  • Crime Scene Processing
  • Evidence Handling
  • Interviews and Interrogations
  • Search Warrant Preparation
  • Surveillance