The Brea Police Department has detectives assigned to countywide task forces for specialized investigations of narcotics trafficking and auto theft.
Orange County Auto Theft Task Force (OCATT)
The Orange County Auto Theft Task Force (OCATT) is a specialized unit that investigates major vehicle thefts and vehicle fraud. OCATT is coordinated through the Orange County District Attorney's Office, is managed by the California Highway Patrol, and comprised of personnel from various Orange County agencies. The Brea Police Department has one detective assigned to OCATT.