PLANNING AND RESEARCH DIVISION COMMANDER, AGENCY (FCSO) TRAINING DIRECTOR, & AGENCY ACCREDITATION MANAGER:
*AMERICAN CORRECTIONAL ASSOCIATION (ACA),
* NATIONAL COMMISSION ON CORRECTIONAL HEALTH CARE (NCCHC),
*COMMISSION ON ACCREDITATION FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES (CALEA).
"When I really needed a good team in my corner, Law Firm was there. Their ability to work together to get the results I needed was nothing short of exemplary."
ELECT DONALD FERGUSON SHERIFF MAY 19, 2020.
26 YEARS OF LAW ENFORCEMENT CAREER & EXPERIENCE –
25 Years - FULTON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ATLANTA, GEORGIA – Captain-Deputy Sheriff-Retired
*Adjunct Criminal Justice Instructor – West Georgia Technical College, Carrollton, GA. – 2011.
Instruction – Criminal Justice, Criminal Procedure, Corrections, & Juvenile Justice.
*Fulton County Sheriff’s Office Training Director – 2010.
CAPTAIN-DEPUTY SHERIFF – Promoted – 2003.
*Planning and Research Division Commander
*Fulton County Sheriff’s Office Agency Accreditation Manager (ACA, NCCHC, & CALEA) 1999 - 2007
*Developed and Revised Agency Policies, Procedures, and Practice under National Recognized Performance-Based Accreditation Standards 1999 – 2009.
*Facilitated Fulton County Sheriff’s Office National Triple Crown Award Recognition – 2003 & 2006 per the National Sheriff’s Association (CALEA, ACA, & NCCHC).
*Law Enforcement Agency Assessor,
*Experience Conducting Promotional Assessment Center – Assessor,
SENIOR-LIEUTENANT – Promoted 2001.
*Planning and Research Division – Division Commander & Agency Accreditation Manager (CALEA, ACA, & NCCHC), Triple Crown Award – National Sheriff’s Association 2003 & 2006.
*Fulton County Sheriff’s Office Jail Bureau Accreditation Award 2003 & 2006 – Performance-Based (The American Correctional Association -ACA) Standards.
*Developed The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office Jail Bureau Policy and Procedural Manual and Inmate Handbook – 2000.
*Accreditation and Training Auditor (Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies-(CALEA), American Correctional Association-(ACA), and National Commission on Correctional Health Care-(NCCHC).
LIEUTENANT -Promoted 1997.
*Shift Commander/FTO-Training Coordinator, Warrant Services & Patrol Division.
*Division Field Training Coordinator & Instructor.
*Accreditation and Auditor/Assessor Training – 2002.
SERGEANT – Promoted 1987
*Developed Administrative Management 120 Training Program for the Fulton County Public Safety Training Center at Wolf-Creek College Park, GA.
*Developed Special Event Planning and Management Training Symposium (Atlanta Olympic Games).
*Developed Training Instructional Programs (Community-Oriented Policing. Cultural Diversity, Managing for the Future, Promotional Assessment, Inmate Rights & etc.).
*Supervision and Management Training Coordinator/Instructor – (1992) Fulton County Public Safety Training Center, College Park, GA.
*Community-Oriented & Neighborhood Policing Coordinator/Instructor.
*Fulton County Sheriff’s Office Manager
*Fulton County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Management Liaison to the Fulton County Emergency Management Command Center.
*GA. POST Certified Master Training Instruction – 1997.
*GA POST Certified Senior Training Instructor – 1995.
*Instructor Training Course (IT) Instructional Liability Training Instructor.
*Security (CHRIS) Training Instructor – 1993.
*Certified American Red Cross Training Instructor – 1993
*Certified American Heart Training Instructor – 1993
*GA POST Certified General Training Instructor – 1991.
*FBI – Liaison – Centennial Olympic Games – 1996.
*Jail Bureau – Supervisor Inmate Records Room
DEPUTY SHERIFF – April 1985.