The Investigations Command consists of Criminal Investigations, Special Investigations, the two Neighborhood Enforcement Teams, Forensics, and Criminal Intelligence and Analysis. The main focus of the Investigations Division is to investigate reported criminal activity in the City of Suffolk. This activity includes crimes against persons, crimes against property, vice and narcotics related crimes, and gang related crimes.
Major James (Danny) Buie joined the Suffolk Police Department in September of 1996. Throughout his career he has worked various assignments to include Uniform Patrol, Special Investigations, Special Operations and was the first supervisor chosen to lead the Neighborhood Enforcement Team. During his career, Major Buie has served as a member of the department’s SWAT team and is currently its Executive SWAT Officer. Major Buie has attended various law enforcement schools such as the West Point Leadership School, Professional Executive Leadership School (PELS) and is a graduate of the 264th session of the FBI National Academy.