The Criminal Investigations Division is responsible for the follow-up investigation of crimes occurring within the city limits of Beaumont. The investigators assigned to the division are ready to respond anytime to the scene of criminal activity to assist in the investigation and the needs of crime victims.

All Beaumont Police investigators start their law enforcement careers as uniformed patrol officers before being selected for assignment to the Criminal Investigations Division. The investigators interview witnesses and victims of crime. They work actively to identify, interview and arrest suspects, and locate, recover and return stolen property.

The goals of the division include the identification and arrest of guilty parties, recovery and return of property, and the submission of complete and properly prepared cases for prosecution.