The Criminal Investigation Division (CID) is the investigative arm of the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office. The Criminal Investigation Division is responsible for the following aspects of law enforcement:
• Follow-up investigations of criminal offenses • Process and preservation of forensic evidence • Management of physical evidence and property • The writing and execution of arrest warrants and search warrants • Presentation of criminal cases to the Rockdale County Grand Jury • Courtroom testimony • Victim’s assistance • Development of information contributing to offense prevention
The primary functions of the Criminal Investigations Division are to review and investigate reports of felony and misdemeanor criminal acts, identify suspects, both adult and juvenile, and prepare cases for prosecution with the Rockdale County District Attorney’s Office. The Criminal Investigation Division includes the Crime Scene Unit, Narcotics Investigation Unit, and the Special Investigation/Gang Unit.