The Special Operations Section is responsible for many tasks that require undercover operations in order to enforce various state and local laws.
Officers assigned to the unit investigate a multitude of crimes relating to vice, prostitution, gambling violations, and liquor law violations.
The unit is also responsible for fugitive extraditions, landlord tenant program, hotel-motel drug interdiction program, and follow up on all patrol narcotics cases.
Also located in the Special Operations Section is the REACH team and Tri-County Metro Narcotics team. These teams focus on narcotics enforcement.
The Special Operations Section is commanded by Lt. Rob Backus who can be reached at 517-483-4821.