Bureau of Special Enforcement


This bureau is comprised of four Divisions:

  • Firearms: Firearms is a staff of department firearms instructors responsible for the training of all department personnel.
  • Fugitive Unit: The Fugitive Unit is a specialized unit with a focus of searching out and apprehending wanted suspects evading arrest warrants.
  • Regional Drug Task Force: Regional Drug Task Force provides three police officers to a multi-jurisdictional drug task force to combat drug activity within the county.
  • Special Operations: Special Operations is further divided into the following specialized units:
    • Bomb Disposal Unit
    • Crisis Negotiators
    • Metro Air Unit
    • St. Charles County Regional (SWAT)

The bureau is comprised of approximately 10 commissioned personnel.

Metro Air Helicopter
SWAT Team at work