The Crisp County Sheriff’s Office Special Services Division is under the command of Major Jeff Youngblood. The Special Services Division is comprised of the Traffic Division, Mid-South Narcotics Task Force, K-9 Unit, and the Special Response Team (SRT). These units have a broad spectrum of responsibilities and duties.
Special Services Major: Jeff Youngblood
Major Jeff Youngblood has 29 years of service in law enforcement with 27 of those dedicated to the Crisp County Sheriff’s Office. He began his career with the Worth County Sheriff’s Office in 1989 before coming to Crisp County as an agent with the Mid South Narcotics Task Force. After a short stint in Criminal Investigations, Youngblood returned to the Mid South Narcotics Task Force as Commander in 1992. He earned the promotion of Major in 2006. Youngblood holds an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Darton College. Major Youngblood is a GA POST Certified General Instructor, Firearms Instructor and is Clandestine Lab Certified. Major Youngblood also graduated the DEA Drug Unit Commanders Academy at Quantico, VA in 2001. Youngblood has been awarded the El Paso Intelligence Center Service Award, the Drug Enforcement Administration Exemplary Service Award and the US Attorney Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force Service Award.