Criminal Investigations

The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division.

The Criminal Investigations Division (CID) is responsible for identifying and apprehending offenders, recovering property, gathering, documenting, and evaluating facts regarding criminal activity. This division initiates and assists in the prosecution of those charged with criminal offenses. This division works closely with other local, state, and federal agencies in the surrounding counties to help solve crimes in the area.

The Criminal Investigations Division is made up of multiple units that investigate various crimes that may occur in the Bibb County area.

The Criminal Investigations Division is located at the Sheriff’s Office Downtown Annex, 111 Third Street.

The Property Investigation Unit investigates a wide variety of thefts including residential or commercial burglaries and any fraudulent activity which results in financial or identity thefts.

The Violent Crimes Unit investigates criminal activity against a person. This includes, but is not limited to missing persons, robberies, assaults, and homicides. Attached to this unit is the Crimes Against Children unit, which is tasked with investigating criminal activity against juveniles. This unit also investigates runaways.

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) investigates organized crime, narcotic violations, and drug-related crimes. SIU collectively gathers, documents, and disseminates intelligence. They help identify drug violators, their patterns, and their connection with other drug violators.

The Gang Unit investigates and monitors criminal gang activity, also gathering intelligence to assist the Violent Crimes Unit during investigations of violence. Attached to the Gang Unit is the Crime Gun Apprehension Team, which is made up of Gang Unit members and members of the Violent Crime Unit. Their goal is to assist with investigations of violence where a firearm was used. The Criminal Intelligence Unit is composed of members of the Gang Unit and civilians who assist with investigations by gathering and documenting information gathered during the investigation.

The Forensics Unit collects, documents and stores evidence collected during an investigation. They respond to a variety of scenes to collect the available evidence to further investigate and assist in the prosecution of criminals. Forensic Labs are located at 1019 Second Street and 2654 Houston Ave.

If you have any questions regarding the Bibb County Sheriff’s Criminal Investigations Division, please call 478-310-4012.

  • Option 1 – Violent Crimes
  • Option 2 – Property Crimes
  • Option 3 – Forensics
  • Option 4 – Special Investigations
  • Option 5 – Gang Unit/ Intelligence

Other important numbers:

  • Drug HOTLINE (478) 310 – 3968
  • Gun HOTLINE 833 – GUNTIPS (833 – 486 – 8477)