The Forensics Unit is tasked with investigating cases involving digital evidence or the internet when used as an instrument to commit crimes. The Forensics Unit is comprised of detectives from the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office and supervisory personnel. A Captain oversees the overall operation of the unit. The Forensics Unit is responsible for investigating computer intrusions, ID theft, and cyber stalking along with numerous other digital media offenses. In addition, the Forensics Unit's primary objective is to focus on child exploration. Law enforcement agencies from across Hunterdon County often request assistance from the HCPO Forensics Unit.