The Detective Section investigates adult felony crimes that occur within the City of Anderson in Indiana. It maintains a staff of more than 10 detectives. The section operates a forensic laboratory that specializes in evidence collection, fingerprints and photographs. The Detective Section is a part of the Anderson Police Department, which is responsible for law enforcement and the maintenance of social order. The department operates uniform and non-uniform divisions. The Anderson Police Department maintains patrol, traffic, juvenile, intelligence and laboratory sections. It has a special services division that specializes in planning and research and operates legal, training and records sections. The department is governed by the City of Anderson in Indiana.