This division is staffed by plain clothed investigators whose primary job is to apprehend known fugitives who attempt to hide in and around Douglas County. Additionally, these investigators work closely with law enforcement agencies throughout the country to locate and apprehend fugitives wanted on Douglas County charges. In 2016, 749 offenders were apprehended by this division.

In addition to its local efforts, one member of the fugitive division works with a multi-jurisdictional task force to apprehend fugitives Nationwide. This effort is coordinated under the jurisdiction of the United States Marshals Service.

Fugitive and Warrant Division Contact Information

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office
Fugitive and Warrants Division
8470 Earl D. Lee Blvd
Douglasville, GA 30134
Fax: 678-486-1258

Name Position Phone
Capt. Allen Watkins Division Commander 770-920-4936
Lt. Randy Daniell Unit Commander 770-920-4976
Sgt. Dale Kelley Unit Commander 770-920-4903
Inv. Hosea Gainer Fugitive Investigator 678-486-1215
Inv. Joey Garland US Marshals Service 678-873-6747
Inv. Rodney Howard Fugitive Investigator 770-920-4982
Inv. Michael Wheeler Fugitive Investigator 770-577-5102
Dep. Anthony Cassity Warrant Deputy 678-486-1207
Dep. Brad Northcutt Warrant Deputy 770-920-4404
Beverly Dibble Warrants Clerk 678-486-1283
Paula Sellers Warrants Clerk 770-920-7141