15.100 - Kidnapping

Effective Date: 05/01/2018


1. Employees Will Not Communicate Information or Make Reference to a Kidnapping Over Police Radio

2. Employees Receiving Information of a Kidnapping Shall Immediately Notify the Commanding Officer of the Violent Crimes Section 

The Violent Crimes Commander will make the proper notifications.

3. Officers Will Draw a General Offense Number for a Kidnapping Incident 

The Commander of the Violent Crimes Section will ensure that the report is “privatized” to the proper Investigatory Unit, i.e. Domestic Violence, Vice, SAU, or Homicide.

4. Details of the Kidnapping Case Shall Only Be Discussed with Department Personnel Necessary to the Investigation

5. The Criminal Investigations Bureau Shall Make Necessary Notification to the FBI or to Other Outside Agencies