The Oneonta Police Department Investigations Division is responsible for the investigation of crimes, processing of crime scenes, and the collection of evidence and the handling and storage of all evidence. The Investigations Division consists of two investigators, Sergeant Shane Osborn and Corporal Anthony Brewer. The Criminal Investigations Division is responsible for conducting secondary investigations of felony, misdemeanor, and narcotic crimes committed within the City of Oneonta, at the direction of the Chief of Police and the Deputy Chief. The victims are contacted by phone or mail and advised the status of their case. During this time, victims are asked if they have any additional information regarding their case. If additional information is received the case may require further investigation. Our investigations Division has specialized training in the following areas:

-Pawn Shops
-Computer Crimes
-Traffic Homicide Investigations
-Internet Crimes
-Evidence Room Management
-Fingerprint Science
-Evidence Technician

-Interview and Interrogation

Other duties include gathering and maintaining criminal intelligence information and performing criminal surveillance activities as are necessary. The investigations division also serves as a liaison between the police department and the District Attorney's Office and the Blount County Juvenile Court System. Contact the Oneonta Police Department Criminal Investigations Division if you have any information concerning any type of criminal activity that is going on in your area, including drug activity.



Sgt. Keith Atkinson (205) 274-0600 







Cpl. Jimmy Baldwin (205) 274-0588





Rebekah Hollingsworth, Criminalist


Oneonta, AL

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