Chief of Police
The Pelham Police Criminal Bureau investigates criminal activity that occurs in the town of Pelham or has an effect on the town of Pelham and its citizens. The majority of cases that are investigated are those that are reported to the department through the patrol division and referred to the detectives for further follow up. Some of the incidents the criminal bureau has investigated include the following:
Suspicious or Unattended Deaths
Distribution of Narcotics
White Collar Crime
Other responsibilities include:
Gathering of Criminal Intelligence Data
Forensic Evidence Recovery
Crime Scene Investigations and interviewing witness and suspects.
Background Investigations of Employment Candidates
The criminal bureau works closely with detectives from other police agencies and attends monthly detectives meetings. Currently, the criminal bureau has two officers assigned to the Essex County Gang Task Force.
If you have any information regarding an incident or crime, please contact a Detective Sergeant. T.J. O'Donnell at 603-635-2411, or email firstname.lastname@example.org