Family Investigative Response Services Teams

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The Vacaville Police Department brings together a multidisciplinary team consisting of detectives, social workers, and family support workers to address the needs of families, senior citizens and children in response to family violence. The teams are comprised of The Family Resource Center (FRC) and the Special Victims Unit (SVU).

Special Victims Unit

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

  • Criminal investigation by Detectives

  • Assistance into shelter

  • Safety planning

  • Restraining Order assistance 

  • Court accompaniment  

  • Domestic violence support groups

  • Transportation 

  • Counseling 

  • Basic needs resourcing

  • Spanish language services

Elder Abuse

  • Investigation of physical and sexual abuse and neglect

  • Fiduciary crimes

  • Resource linkage

  • Counseling information and referral

  • Collaboration with Adult Protective Services

Child Abuse

  • Investigation of physical, sexual abuse and neglect

  • Criminal Prosecution

  • Forensic interviews

  • Partnership with Child Welfare Services.

  • Resource linkage

  • Parenting skill building 

  • Basic needs resourcing

  • Referral for therapy

  • Parenting classes (English & Spanish)

Family Resource Center

The Family Resource Center provides a space for families to get information, learn about valuable resources and receive assistance. It is a free drop in referral and information center.  

  • Case management services

  • Parenting education services

  • Job Listing 

  • Recreation and community referrals

  • Housing Listing 

  • Assistance with emergency basic needs (rent, food, gas & utilities)

  • Counseling

FIRST office hours are weekdays 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. We are located at 650 Merchant St.. For more information, call (707) 469-6608 or e-mail us at