Computer Forensics

Those investigators assigned to the Computer Forensics work a wide variety of cases. They are called upon to assist in drug investigations, homicides and fraud cases. Also, they are responsible to investigate child pornography cases. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office Computer Forensics Unit works in partnership with the Minnesota Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) to investigate and bring charges against those that perpetrate these crimes. This unit is also responsible to assist with investigations involving many different types of multi-media.