Field Operations Commander
e-mail: Kirk Williamson@gwinnettcounty.com
Major Williamson began his law enforcement career with the Gainesville, Georgia Police Department in patrol in 1984. He came to the Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Department in 1988. During the years he has served in every division within the department. He has performed various roles including Court Security, Fugitive Investigations, Special Investigations, K-9 unit supervisor and S.W.A.T. He currently commands the Court Services Division.
Major Williamson is a graduate of the North East Georgia Police Academy and holds an Supervisory Certification. He is a graduate of the 245th F.B.I. National Academy in Quantico, Virginia. He is a P.O.S.T. certified instructor with a specialty certificate in firearms.
Major Williamson is a member of the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals, the F.B.I. National Academy Associates, the National Sheriff’s Association and the National Tactical Officers Association.