Sheriff's Office Organization

Main Phone Number: 706-782-3612
E-Mail:
Jail Phone Number: 706-212-7981
Training: 706-782-4480 ext. 225
Training Office E-Mail:

Command and Staff
Sheriff Frank W. Andrews
Chief Deputy John Crane

Administration
Kimberly Carter
Donna Claridad

Patrol
Lieutenant Mark Jones; Patrol Commander
Sergeant Riley Owens
Sergeant Chris Bartolomey

Canine
Chief Deputy John Crane
Sergeant Kenneth Watts
Sergeant Kyle Shook

Investigations
Captain Gerald Johnson; Chief Investigator/Crimes Against Children/Sex Offender Registration
Lieutenant Jack Tanksley; Deputy Chief Investigator/Internal Affairs
Sergeant Marty Talley; Crime Scene Investigations
Investigator Matt Thomas; General Investigations

Training
Lieutenant Mark Gerrells

Homeland Security
Deputy Darrin Smith

School Resource Officer
Sergeant Kevin Woodard

Mountain Judicial Circuit Narcotics Criminal Investigation and Suppression (NCIS)
The Rabun County Sheriff's Department maintains staff assigned to the NCIS Team.

Detention Center
Major Huck Ramey; Jail Administrator
Captain Joseph Silva; Assistant Jail Administrator

Sheriff's Auxiliary
Mike Brady; Neighborhood Watch Coordinator
Garnett Nash; Assistant Watch Coordinator