LaGrange Police Investigator Jarred Anderson has been named Western Regional Gang Investigator of the Year.
According to LaGrange Communications Manager, Katie Mercer, Anderson’s accomplishment happened over the weekend at the Georgia Gang Investigator’s Association conference (GGIA).
“Aside from his daily duties as being an exceptional investigator with LPD, Jarred is also actively involved in teaching other investigators across the state how to be more effective. We are proud of his accomplishments,” says LPD Sgt. Mark Cavender.
LPD Sgt. Mark Cavender says he nominated Anderson for the work he has done for LaGrange, Troup County, West Point, Hogansville and other agencies representing the Western Region of Georgia. Anderson was chosen out of 39 counties across the Western Region.
Anderson, along with LPD Investigator Matthew Fowler, Officer William Norris, and Gang Analyst Andrew Foy obtained their intermediate Gang Investigator Certification through the State of Georgia POST.