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Utah County Sheriff's Office
Welcome to the Utah County Sheriff's Office Enforcement Bureau

Lieutenant Erik Knutzen

For Emergency services call 911
For all non emergencies call 801-794-3970
Investigations Office number 801-851-4010




The Utah County Sheriff’s Office Investigations Division is proud to serve the citizens of Utah County. The Investigations Division consists of personnel who are dedicated and committed to serving the citizens of Utah County and bringing individuals who commit crimes to justice. Within the Investigations Division, Sheriff’s Office personnel are assigned to several areas which include the Investigations Unit, Utah Valley Special Victims Task Force, the Utah County Major Crimes Task Force, the Joint Terrorism Task Force, Victim Advocate program and an Evidence Facility.

Detectives who are assigned to various investigations receive specialized training which include, burglary, theft, fraud, arson, death investigations, assaults, sex crimes, child abuse, drug investigations and other crimes against persons and/or property. The Investigations Division utilizes multiple resources and technology to perform a thorough investigation of assigned cases. Pro-active efforts are also conducted to locate those who commit crime related to drugs, theft and internet crimes.

The main goal of the Investigations Division is to provide the citizens of Utah County with a professional high level of service. The community plays a large role in assisting law enforcement with ongoing and old criminal investigations, anyone with information related to criminal activity is encouraged to contact the Sheriff’s Office.

For further information related to the Evidence Facility, Major Crimes Task Force, Special Victims Task Force or the Victim Advocate program please refer to the specific sections on this website.

For any other questions or various presentations the Investigations Division offers to the public, please contact the Investigations Division by the contact information provided above.