Captain Sonya Cordero, Commander of the Field Services Bureau, began her career with the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office in 1994, working as a Detention Deputy. She was transferred to the Uniform Patrol Division where she served until being transferred to the Criminal Investigations Division.

Captain Cordero has served in every supervisory rank in Field Services and Criminal Investigations. She also served as the commander of the Support Services Bureau.

She is a graduate of Columbus State University Professional Management Program. She has received training and certificates in several specialized fields. Captain Cordero has served on the board for Rockdale Emergency Management and Area 7 All Hazards Council.