Bureau of Administration
Captain Von L. Hill
Bureau of Operations
Captain David R. Wells
Lieutenant Sean Peterson
Lieutenant Forrest Lawhorne
This Division is a major line element of the Fluvanna County Sheriff’s Office and is responsible for 24-hour patrol and crime prevention functions, preliminary investigation of most crimes and complete investigation of others, preparation of reports relating to crimes or incidents, traffic enforcement, and calls for non-crime related services.
Communications- Director Andrea Gaines
The Communications Division is under the authority of a civilian, who carries the rank and authority of a Lieutenant within the agency. The Director of Communications commands the Emergency Communications Center (ECC) and is responsible for the following: Staffing and managing the Center’s operation; implementing policies and procedures for the efficient operation of the Center; Planning and coordinating the technical support of the Center; and providing 24-hour dispatching for law enforcement, fire, and EMS.
Investigations- Sergeant Aaron Hurd
The responsibilities of this division include: investigating major crimes which occur within the County of Fluvanna; collecting, identifying, and preserving any necessary physical evidence which has not been previously processed by the Patrol Division; preparing and presenting cases to the Commonwealth Attorney for formal charging and prosecution of offenders; and coordinating and serving warrants and other legal documents. This division also supervises the School Resource Officers and the Narcotics Investigator.
Lieutenant Thomas Rensch
This division is responsible for Courthouse Security, and transportation of prisoners. Responsibilities also include: ensuring safety within the courthouse and transporting prisoners to and from court.