Specialized Investigative Unit (SIU) and Coordination of Probation Enforcement (COPE) 2022 Statistics
In 2022, the Marin County Sheriff’s Office Specialized Investigative Unit (SIU) along with the Coordination of Probation Enforcement (COPE) Unit produced the below listed data.
The Sheriff’s Office COPE unit primary focus is to monitor high risk narcotic violators who have been placed on probation rather than serving time in custody.
The Sheriff’s Office SIU takes a proactive approach to investigate narcotics related criminal activity and violent or major crimes throughout the unincorporated areas of Marin County as well as city jurisdictions that contribute to the SIU. SIU personnel primarily work in an undercover capacity and the below statistics reflect their efforts in this area.
$203,465.01 in US Currency
2.65 pounds of cocaine
13.2 pounds of fentanyl
136.5 pounds of crystal methamphetamine (Majority of seizures due to joint case with Sonoma County S.O. and the DEA)
½ pound of heroin
½ pound of DMT
709.5 dosage units of Xanax
547 du of Oxycontin
61.9 pounds of marijuana product
22.17 pounds of Hash product
.65 pounds of psilocybin mushrooms
19 grams of crack
107 dosage units of Ecstasy
73.7 dosage units of GHB
31 dosage units of LSD
30.6 grams of powdered MDMA
Search Warrants: 62
Probation Searches: 341
Assist Outside Agencies: 56
The commitment to drug enforcement by the detectives in these units has been remarkable and has made a significant impact on our communities.