Auto Theft Task Force

Mike Carachilo - Patrolman


This officer is assigned to investigate incidents of auto theft, unauthorized use, owner give-up insurance fraud or any other related thefts involving motor vehicle parts. The officer follows through on investigations until arrests are made or case is exceptionally cleared or closed out.

This officer is also the auto theft training officer; he trains new members of the department in all aspects of auto theft from stolen car indicators and detection to report writing and charging.

This officer is also the department liaison and speaker to local crime watch organizations, rotary, insurance groups and civic groups that request information from our department on auto theft prevention tips.