Crime Scene Investigations
- BCA agents and scientists
assist local agencies by processing and analyzing complex crime scenes.
Death Investigations - The BCA provides investigative assistance in death investigations upon request by a local law enforcement agency. This service is requested most frequently by agencies without the resources to conduct an investigation of this scale.
Drug Investigations - BCA agents throughout the state investigate mid- to upper-level drug traffickers. Agents work closely with local task forces and federal partners.
Human Trafficking Investigations
- BCA agents investigate incidents of human trafficking
throughout the state. Agents work closely with local and federal partners.
Technical Support/Special Operations - BCA agents provide assistance to local law enforcement throughout the state in camera/video installs and other technical support as needed in an investigation.
Use-of-Force and Conflict Investigations
– BCA agents in a separate Force Investigations Unit
investigate incidents when a peace officer uses deadly force and a person dies or is seriously injured, when a sexual assault is alleged involving a peace officer, and other cases that present a real or perceived conflict of interest for a law enforcement agency. This unit also investigates allegations of sexual assault involving two members of the Minnesota National Guard.