Partner Agencies

Partner agencies include, or have included, but are not limited to the following:

Amtrak - Amtrak's Police Department is a national police force committed to the safety of its employees, passengers, and clients.  It is the agency with jurisdiction involving crimes perpetrated within or against Amtrak rail stations and its passengers.

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) - The mission of ATF is to protect our communities from violent criminals, criminal organizations, the illegal use and trafficking of firearms, the illegal use and storage of explosives, acts of arson and bombings, acts of terrorism, and the illegal diversion of alcohol and tobacco products.

U.S. Capitol Police - The U.S. Capitol Police is charged with protecting life and property; preventing, detecting, and investigating criminal acts; and enforcing traffic regulations throughout a large complex of congressional buildings, parks, and thoroughfares. Additionally, it is responsible for protecting Members of Congress, Officers of the United States Senate, United States House of Representatives, and their families.

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services-Fraud Detection and National Security Headquarters (USCIS-FDNS-HQ) - FDNS's primary mission is to determine whether individuals or organizations filing for immigration benefits pose a threat to national security, public safety, or the integrity of the nation's legal immigration system. FDNS officers are located in every USCIS Center, District, Field, and Asylum Office. FDNS officers are also located in other government agencies. Supporting the USCIS mission, FDNS's objective is to enhance USCIS's effectiveness and efficiency in detecting and removing known and suspected fraud from the application process, thus promoting the efficient processing of legitimate applications and petitions.

U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) - Operating as part of the Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Coast Guard serves as the nation's front-line agency for enforcing our laws at sea. In safeguarding our maritime interests, the Coast Guard protects the maritime economy and the environment, defends our maritime borders, and saves those in peril.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) - CBP's priority mission is to keep terrorists and their weapons out of the U.S. It also has responsibility for securing and facilitating trade and travel while enforcing hundreds of U.S. regulations, including immigration and drug laws.

DC National Guard (DCNG) - The Joint Force Headquarters-District of Columbia (JFHQ-DC) maintains and provides trained and ready DC National Guard (DCNG) units, personnel, and equipment to achieve the federal war-fighting mission, to support the District of Columbia Emergency Response Plan, and to add value to the community through local programs.

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - The USDA provides leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, rural development, nutrition, and related issues based on sound public policy and the best available science.

U.S. Department of Commerce - The mission of the Department of Commerce is to promote job creation, economic growth, and sustainable development. Within the Department of Commerce, the Office of Inspector General seeks to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the department’s operations.

U.S. Department of Defense - The Department of Defense oversees the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force as well as other defense and military intelligence agencies. The mission of the DoD is to provide the military forces needed to deter war and to protect the security of our country and its citizens.

U.S. Department of State (DOS) - The Diplomatic Security Service (DS) is the security and law enforcement arm of the U.S. Department of State. Special Agents serve worldwide. Overseas, DS agents advise ambassadors on all security issues and coordinate all of a mission's security programs. In the United States, DS agents investigate passport and visa fraud and protect the Secretary of State and visiting foreign dignitaries.

Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) - The mission of DEA is to enforce the controlled substances laws and regulations of the United States and bring to the criminal and civil justice system of the United States, or any other competent jurisdiction, those organizations and principal members of organizations, involved in the growing, manufacture, or distribution of controlled substances appearing in or destined for illicit traffic in the United States; and to recommend and support non-enforcement programs aimed at reducing the availability of illicit controlled substances on the domestic and international markets.

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - The Criminal Investigation Division within the EPA investigates the most significant and egregious violators of environmental laws.

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) - As an intelligence-driven and a threat-focused national security and law enforcement organization, the mission of the FBI is to protect and defend the United States against terrorist and foreign intelligence threats, to uphold and enforce the criminal laws of the United States, and to provide leadership and criminal justice services to federal, state, municipal, and international agencies and partners.

Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) - It is the mission of the Federal Bureau of Prisons to protect society by confining offenders in the controlled environments of prisons and community-based facilities that are safe, humane, cost-efficient, and appropriately secure, and that provide work and other self-improvement opportunities to assist offenders in becoming law-abiding citizens.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) - Overseen by the Department of the Interior, FWS works with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) - The FDA is responsible for protecting the public health by assuring the safety, efficacy, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, medical devices, the nation's food supply, and products that emit radiation. As the criminal investigative arm of the FDA, the Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) conducts and coordinates investigations of suspected criminal violations of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FDCA); the Federal Anti-Tampering Act (FATA); and other related statutes including applicable Title 18 violations of the United States Code (USC).

Department of Health and Human Services - The Department of Health and Human Services is the principal agency responsible for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services.

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) - ICE is the principle investigative arm of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Created in 2003 though a merger of the investigative and interior enforcement elements of the U.S. Customs Service and the Immigration and Naturalization Service, ICE's primary mission is to promote homeland security and public safety through the criminal and civil enforcement of federal laws governing border control, customs, trade, and immigration.

Internal Revenue Service (IRS) - The Internal Revenue Service is a bureau of the Department of the Treasury and one of the world's most efficient tax administrators. The role of the IRS is to help the large majority of compliant taxpayers with the tax law, while ensuring that the minority who are unwilling to comply pay their fair share.

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department - The LASD is the largest sheriff's department in the world, serving a county with over 10 million residents. The Department is maintains eleven divisions that include three patrol divisions, Custody Operations Division, Correctional Services Division, Detective Division, Court Services Division, Technical Services Division, Office of Homeland Security, Administrative Services Division, and the Leadership and Training Division.

U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) - The U.S. Marshals Service is the federal government's lead agency for conducting investigations involving escaped federal prisoners; probation, parole and bond default violators; and fugitives based on warrants generated during drug investigations. The U.S. Marshals have the authority to make an arrest on all federal warrants.

New York Police Department (NYPD) - The mission of the Crime Prevention Section of the NYPD is to provide crime deterrent services and programs to the citizens and businesses within the City of New York. Included in this endeavor are programs consisting of informative lectures, crime reduction programs, and outreach initiatives. These complimentary services not only assist in the suppression of crime but also minimize the fear and negative perception associated with crime through a working partnership between the police and the community.

National Sheriffs' Association (NSA) - The National Sheriffs' Association is a professional association dedicated to serving the Office of Sheriff and its affiliates through police education, police training, and general law enforcement information resources. NSA represents thousands of sheriffs, deputies and other law enforcement, public safety professionals, and concerned citizens nationwide.

Naval Criminal Investigative Serive (NCIS) - NCIS contributes to the security of the United States by investigating major criminal activity impacting the Department of the Navy. NCIS also performs investigations and operations aimed at identifying and neutralizing foreign intelligence, international terrorist, and cyber threats to the Department of the Navy.

Office of Personnel Management (OPM) - OPM works to recruit and retain a world class workforce for the American people. OPM manages Federal job announcement postings and sets policy on government-wide hiring procedures.

Office of the Inspector General/Health and Human Services (OIG HHS) - OIG HHS is the largest inspector general's office in the Federal Government, with more than 1,700 employees dedicated to combating fraud, waste and abuse and to improving the efficiency of HHS programs. A majority of OIG's resources goes toward the oversight of Medicare and Medicaid.

Pinellas County Sheriff's Office - The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office is committed to leading the way in providing the best public safety services countywide; enhancing the quality of life for all people through innovation, technology, and community partnerships; and providing professional law enforcement, detention, judicial, and diversified services.

U.S. Postal Inspection Service - The U.S. Postal Inspection Service supports and protects the U.S. Postal Service and its employees, infrastructure, and customers; enforces the laws that defend the nation's mail system from illegal or dangerous use; and ensures public trust in the mail.

U.S. Secret Service - The United States Secret Service safeguards the nation's financial infrastructure and payment systems to preserve the integrity of the economy, and to protect national leaders, visiting heads of state and government, designated sites and National Special Security Events.

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) - The TSA is a component of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and is responsible for security of the nation's transportation systems, to ensure freedom of movement and commerce.