Major Case Unit

Detective Sgt. Robert Balchunis oversees the Major Case Unit, which actively works with prosecutors in the DAO to conduct investigations to ensure the constitutional rights of all individuals while prosecuting those who commit crimes against the citizens of Chester County. The detectives of the Major Case Unit have over 100 years of combined law enforcement experience and specialize in the following:

  • Homicide
  • Financial crimes
  • Physical and sexual assaults
  • Crimes against the elderly
  • Political corruption
  • Police use of force
  • Wiretap violations
  • Any complaint as directed by the DAO

Major Crimes Unit detectives are committed to solving the most challenging law enforcement investigations and are dedicated to working with strategic allies in local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies to reduce crime.