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Narcotics

The Narcotics unit is responsible for the prevention and suppression of any and all narcotics related activity including the illegal use, sale, possession, manufacturing and trafficking of narcotics.  Enforcement includes illegal sale, importation and distribution of controlled substances and illegal narcotics.  The unit also consists of a Forensic Chemist who is responsible for the testing of all illegal narcotics and controlled substances.

The Narcotics Unit also investigates cases involving the illegal buying, selling, and possession of dangerous drugs or narcotics for street level, middle, and upper level drug distribution enforcement. The unit assigns officers to work with the local Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Task Force investigating federal narcotics cases in the Orangeburg area. The unit also works closely with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) to investigate narcotics cases involving firearms.

For more information about the Narcotics Division contact: Victor Cordon.