The Detective Division investigates all crimes assigned to the unit, spanning from simple thefts to homicides. The Division is staffed with experienced detectives who moved up from the Patrol Division and received enhanced investigative training in various fields, such as:
Starting in 2007, the Douglasville Police Department and the Douglas County Sheriff's Office decided to collaborate on a joint "Major Case Unit", staffed with experienced investigators from both agencies to work on high-priority felony and "cold cases". This unit works out of the Douglas County Sheriff's Office.
To forward information on a case to this unit, call 770-942-2121.