The Amador County Sheriff's Office Investigation Bureau is housed at the Amador County Sheriff's Office Main Facility located at 700 Court Street, Jackson, California. The division is currently comprised of one lieutenant, two sergeants, four deputy sheriffs, two extra help investigators, and one crime scene investigator.
Under the current configuration, one sergeant and two deputies conduct investigations into crimes against children, sex crimes, crimes against persons and the sexual offender registration program.
One sergeant and two deputies conduct investigations into crimes against property, such as theft and burglary and serve as deputy coroners, responsible for follow up inquiries associated with coroner investigations.
The typical duties of personnel assigned to the Investigations Division include but are not limited to; investigation of major crimes, initial and follow up investigations; interviews of victims, witnesses and suspects; collection and review of physical evidence, drafting crime reports, drafting and execution of search and arrest warrants and providing expert court room testimony.