Service Police/Military Police - Service police are not constables under UK law and do not have any constabulary powers over the general public, however they have the full range of policing power that constables possess when dealing with service personnel or civilians subject to Service Law, drawing their powers from the Armed Forces Act 2006. State police departments were formed over a period of about 50 years, beginning in the early 20th century. The Virginia State Police, officially the Virginia Department of State Police, is a U.S. statelaw enforcement agency, conceived in 1919 and established in 1932, that acts as the state police force for the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States. Advertisement. You do not necessarily have to wait until the divorce but could go back and get an order the prohibits selling any asset except by agreement. DUI and Other Vehicle-Involved Crimes. A state bureau of investigation (SBI) is a state-level detective agency in the United States.They are plainclothes agencies which usually investigate both criminal and civil cases involving the state and/or multiple jurisdictions. No, the police cannot (and actually will not) get involved in this kind of case. The FBI can get involved in an adult missing persons case after 24 hours (this is because the likely hood of state lines being crossed is what is needed to give the Feds a jurisdictional foothold), sooner if there is indications that some one was moved across state lines or the person who is missing is a federal employee or the family member of a federal employee. The agency originated out of the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles as an inspector and enforcer of highway laws. Issues brought about by population growth and booming industries during that time highlighted the need for statewide law enforcement. if it is getting out of hand do so but i don't think it is necessary. You really need to get a lawyer, however, unless the value of the item is so low that it isn't worth the worry. i don't think the police should get involved because it is a personal matter . Advertisement. First, police forces are made subordinate to elected representatives (as in the United States, where mayors or state governors oversee the police, and as in Belgium, where a town’s burgomaster is also the chief of police) or to special elected officials (e.g., the police and crime commissioners of England and Wales). If a driver is charged with drunk driving or driving under certain types of suspension, and when vehicles are used to commit serious crimes, particularly drug crimes, the vehicle can be forfeited to the state by a court order.