Criminal Investigations Division (CID) is responsible for the investigation of crimes committed in Tuscaloosa County by both adults and juveniles. The crimes range from Robbery, Burglary, Financial Crime, Theft, Juvenile Crime, Sexual and Physical Abuse and the Exploitation of Children.
There are (8) Investigators assigned to four districts, (1) Investigator assigned exclusively to child physical/sexual abuse, (1) sex offender compliance Investigator, (2) Deputies specializing in processing Crime Scenes. Investigators are trained in utilizing the latest technology to assist in the investigation of crimes. Specialized training is stressed within the division and includes voice stress analysis, electronic tracking devices, video surveillance, electronic forensics and crime scene processing.
The Criminal Investigations Division is supervised by Sgt. Kenny Shipman.
Internal Affairs is also a component of the Criminal Investigations Division and is supervised by Sgt. G.W. Keller.
Criminal Investigations falls under the Investigative Services Group which is headed by Captain Gary Hood.
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