IHIT investigators examine a homicide scene while a Forensic Identification Assistant takes photos of evidence at the sceneMandate: Responsible for investigating homicides, high-risk missing persons and suspicious deaths.

Mission: Through humility, perseverance, determination and its relentless pursuit of excellence, IHIT is committed to bringing those who kill, to justice.


  • Comprised of 106 employees
  • Police Officers: 81 positions– including 4 from Abbotsford Police Department; 2 from New Westminster Police Department; 1 from Port Moody Police Department
  • Civilian Member: 12 - includes Electronic File Administrators and Criminal Intelligence Analysts
  • Support Staff: 13


  • Municipally funded : 87 positions
  • Provincially funded: 19 positions