John Carhart, Deputy Chief Investigator
Jeff Spaulding, Law Enforcement Liaison
The Investigations Unit of the State‘s Attorney consist of five law enforcement professionals who conduct a wide range of criminal investigations in support of the State’s Attorney’s Office mission of presenting the strongest cases possible with available resources. These investigations are aimed at gathering evidence in sometimes complex cases. Investigators are involved in locating witnesses, presenting evidence before the Grand Jury and assisting other law enforcement agencies when requested. Investigators work closely with the Special Victims Unit, Economic Crimes Unit, and the Major Offender Unit where expertise is needed in these sensitive cases.