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Special Victims Investigations Division

Captain Sean Gagen, Director

The Special Victims Investigations Division is comprised of several sections responsible for investigating rapes, sexual offenses, domestic violence, and crimes against children.

Main Office Number – 240-773-5400

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Child Abuse/Sexual Assault Section

The Child Abuse/Sexual Assault Section is responsible for investigating rape, sexual offenses, and physical and sexual abuse committed against children under the age of 18 by a suspect who cared for or had custody of the child.

Exploitation and Registry Section

The Exploitation and Registry Section is comprised of two units:

Domestic Violence/Elder Abuse Section

The Domestic Violence/Elder Abuse Section investigates the crimes of rape, sexual assault, burglary, stalking, kidnapping, and first degree assault committed by and against domestic partners and all cases of elder abuse.

Missing Children Section

The Missing Children Section investigates all cases of runaway, missing, or abducted children.


Montgomery County Department of Police · J. Thomas Manger, Chief
Public Safety Headquarters
100 Edison Park Drive · Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Non-emergency: 301.279.8000
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