Investigators of the Police Department are tasked with both following up on reports of criminal acts as well as taking proactive measures to prevent crime from occurring. Detectives are responsible for a variety of case development activity to include locating and recovering stolen property, gathering forensic evidence from crime scenes, processing the forensic evidence and interrogating criminal suspects. Detectives compile and organize this information into a format easily presented to the courts for prosecution
Captain Donald Britt
Captain Donald Britt is a 24 year veteran of the Griffin Police Department. He has experience in various areas of law enforcement with the Griffin PD including Uniform Patrol Division, Narcotics and Criminal Investigative Division. He was also the first School Resource Officer in the Griffin Spalding County School System. Capt. Britt has his Intermediate, Advanced, Supervision and Management Certifications and he holds a Bachelors of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from Albany State University along with a Master of Public Administration from Columbus State University and is also a graduate of the Georgia Law Enforcement Command College.Capt. Britt is currently the Captain of the Criminal Investigations Division which includes Narcotics, School Resource Officers and the Records Division.