Special Victims Unit
Lieutenant Juan Diaz
As implied by the
name, the Special Victims Unit conducts unique criminal investigations for a
special segment of victims. Predominately in all SVU investigations the
perpetrator is intra-familial. Our victims are more vulnerable because of
the trust and control established between family members.
Child Abuse / Child Molest - (530) 538-7411
Conducts initial and follow-up investigations on all intra-familial physical and sexual abuse cases occurring in the unincorporated areas of the county. Three investigators are assigned and they receive approximately 800 referrals per year.
SRVP: Statutory Rape Vertical Prosecution
is assigned to review all allegations of statutory rape and assist the
prosecutor in obtaining evidence for prosecution.
CART: Child Abuse Response Team
and the SVU Lieutenant (CART Coordinator) along with local law enforcement,
prosecutors and social workers participate in this team approach to
conducting child abuse investigations.
SART: Sexual Assault Response Team
When needed for
the collection of evidence, specially trained Forensic Nurses will conduct a
physical examination of the victims.
Child Death Review Team
SVU Investigators participate in a multi-disciplinary team that reviews all child death cases in the county.
Child Abduction Unit - (530) 538-6540
Investigator assigned conducts investigations into parental abductions, violations of established court orders regarding custody and visitation and is experienced in understanding and verifying family law orders. The program is supported by an investigative assistant and legal secretary.
Bad Checks - (530) 538-7089
- Provides assistance to local business in collecting on bad checks.
- Prosecute the serious offenders.
- Provides outreach, training and education to merchants and bad check writers.
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