Specialized Units

The Bank Robbery Apprehension Team (B.R.A.T.)

The Bank Robbery Apprehension Team (B.R.A.T.) is a federal program based in the Santa Ana F.B.I. Office. The mission of the unit is to identify and arrest bank robbery suspects for crimes committed throughout Orange County. The Orange County Sheriff’s Department is the only local law enforcement agency that provides BRAT with personnel.

The primary responsibility of the Investigator assigned to this position is to function as the liaison between federal and local agencies.
The Investigator responds to crime scenes, interviews witnesses, and works within the federal and local systems to obtain criminal complaints and arrest warrants.

For more information please visit the FBI's Bank Robber's website.