The Special Services Unit (SSU) is comprised of a sergeant and four detectives who focus on street enforcement and comprehensive criminal investigations related to violent crimes, gangs, and drugs. The unit coordinates with other specialized units and agencies to leverage a coordinated effort to combat violent crime and share relevant information related to crime trends. SSU participates in other specialized assignments, especially when surveillance, undercover operations, or their expertise are necessary.
Narcotics for sale, cash, and a semiautomatic handgun with a high-capacity magazine recovered during a vehicle search on Nov. 2, 2022, at Mission Bl and Tamarack Dr.
Convicted Felon found to be in possession of Semiautomatic handgun and AR-15 with two loaded high capacity magazines on Oct. 28, 2022, in the area of Decoto Rd. and Meyers Ave.
Multiple types of guns (handguns, shotguns, rifles, and assault rifles) confiscated during 2019.
6 lbs. of methamphetamine (approximate street value of $20,000) seized during the execution of a search warrant
Large illegal marijuana grow discovered in a 15,000 square ft. warehouse on Zwissig Way on June 29, 2021. A total of 5,648 marijuana plants in various stages of growth and several garbage bags filled with marijuana plants with an estimated value between $7 million and $11 million were recovered during the interior search.