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Deputy Wright Graduates Law Enforcement Academy Deputy Wright Graduates Law Enforcement Academy
Sheriff Ira Edwards, Jr. and the Clarke County Sheriff’s Office Team are pleased to announce the graduation of C.C.S.O. Deputy Grady Wright from the Georgia Public Safety Training Center academy. In Athens, Georgia. Deputy Wright successfully completed the basic mandate law enforcement program, intended to meet the state required basic training for law enforcement officers.
Skimmer Card Readers Used To Steal Financial Data Skimmer Card Readers Used To Steal Financial Data
We received word from Sheriff Hancock of Crisp County they had found "Skimmers" on an ATM machine in Thomasville. If you find a bank ATM or a credit / debit card reader (i.e. gas pump, etc.) and the slot wiggles, protrudes more than usual, or is loose; there may be skimmer attached.
Scam Information Scam Information
Information about caller posing as a law enforcement officer.
Sheriff's Office Earns Law Enforcement Re-Certification Sheriff's Office Earns Law Enforcement Re-Certification
This certification award represents the commitment of the Clarke County Sheriff's Office to all citizens in Athens-Clarke County to provide superior, professional service and to work in partnership with our diverse communities to promote and enhance the safety and quality of life in our community.
Cpl Henson Earns 25 Year Service Pin Cpl Henson Earns 25 Year Service Pin
In 1992, Cpl. Henson began his career with the Clarke County Sheriff’s Office.
Sheriff Edwards Elected to Serve as FBI-LEEDA Sergeant At Arms Sheriff Edwards Elected to Serve as FBI-LEEDA Sergeant At Arms
Sheriff Ira Edwards, Jr. is elected to serve as FBI-LEEDA Sergeant at Arms.
Sheriff's Office Promotions Sheriff's Office Promotions
Clarke County Sheriff's Office Sergeant and Senior Deputy Promotions May 2017.
Cpl. Chandler Retirement Ceremony Cpl. Chandler Retirement Ceremony
Cpl Dan Chandler Retires from the Sheriff's Office.