• The Gaming Enforcement Division was established in 2011 with the passage of the Expanded Gaming Act creating the framework for Resort Casino and Slot Parlor gaming in Massachusetts.

    The Division is charged with investigating and prosecuting violations of the criminal laws of chapter 23K (the expanded gaming act) and chapter 271 (crimes against public policy), and other illegal activity such as gaming-related financial crime, organized crime, corruption, and money laundering.

    The Division works closely with investigators from the Massachusetts Gaming Commission, the State Police Gaming Enforcement Unit, local police departments and federal law enforcement agencies in enforcing Massachusetts gaming law.

    Members of the Gaming Enforcement Division are subject to an Enhanced Code of Ethics pursuant to General Laws chapter 12 section 11M(c).