Department Divisions

  • Investigations
  • James Valley Drug Task Force: a full time drug investigator is assigned for a 3 county area that includes Aurora County, Davison County, Hanson County, Sanborn County, and the City of Mitchell.


  • Conducting interviews and photography
  • Crime scene investigation
  • Fingerprinting
  • Responsible for the criminal investigations of all major crimes within the City of Mitchell
  • Surveillance techniques and many other areas