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ORGANIZED CRIME AND INTELLIGENCE BUREAU TAKING CONTROL OF ORGANIZED CRIME

being in its early stages, our Opioid Task

ALL-STAR INTERVENTION

Abuse of illicit substances, particularly

with opioid-related deaths trending

While hundreds of residents eagerly

opioids, remains a serious threat to

public health. The Organized Crime

Force has yielded encouraging results down since its inception.

and Intelligence Bureau (OCIB) is

By its nature, narcotic investigations,

County through the implementation of

undercover agents, present one of

The bureau is made up of 46 members

Subsequently, OCIB detectives train on a

the newest technologies to identify,

operational readiness. Their proficiency

The Board of Supervisors furthered

the hundreds of narcotic-related arrests

positions dedicated solely to the

operations, OCIB detectives seized

responsible for combating this in Fairfax

particularly those involving

educational and enforcement strategies.

the most dangerous tasks in policing.

who utilize time-tested techniques and

regular basis to maintain a high level of

arrest and prosecute drug offenders.

and tactical prowess are reflected in

this mission by funding two detective

safely executed in 2018. During these

apprehension of opioid suppliers. Despite

several illegal firearms and over $500,000.

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planned to participate in the All-Star Game festivities at Nationals Park,

criminal rings were ready to prey on

their enthusiasm by peddling counterfeit tickets. In an effort to stem victimization, OCIB detectives launched an initiative

aimed at stopping these scammers. The undercover operation was a success, resulting in the arrest of multiple

offenders and seizing several counterfeit tickets.

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