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Office of Support Services

About DIFS Operational Support Services

Who We Are and What We Do

Operational Support Services (OSS) within the Division of Investigative and Forensic Services encompasses all support functions, both law enforcement and non-law enforcement related, for the entire division. Duties/business functions that fall under the unit include:

  • Special Operations
    • K9 Accelerant and Explosives Detection Unit Administrative Oversight
    • Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD) Unit Administrative Oversight
    • Forensic Investigative Support Team (FIST)
    • Ten Computer Voice Stress Analysis Operators (CVSA)
    • Honor Guard
    • Emergency Support Functions 4 (Firefighting), 9 (Search and Rescue) and 16 (Law Enforcement) in conjunction with the State Emergency Operations Center in the event of a man-made or natural disaster
  • Training
  • Reserve Detective Program
  • Law Enforcement Accreditation
  • Fleet Management
  • Property
  • Human Resources
  • Budget and Purchasing
  • Public Records Requests
  • Information Technology