The Judicial Bureau is subdivided into the Jail Operations Division, and the Court Services Division. The Jail Operations Division is responsible for the safe and secure operation of the county jail and the inmate occupants, and to maintain the required records of incarcerated persons. The Court Services Division receives and serves all court process (warrants, civil actions, & summonses), transports inmates, and provides physical security for the Superior Court and judges.

Major Pat Bedford

Commanding Officer, Judicial Bureau 

For information regarding the county jail and Sheriff’s Office judicial services: Jail Division operations and Court Services Division operations, call 706-629-1244 or e mail pbedford@gordoncounty.org

Captain Mike Barton

Commander, Jail Division

For information regarding the operation of the county jail, inmates, releases, bonds, and booking records, call 706-629-1244 or e mail mbarton@gordoncounty.org

Captain Keith Henson

Commander, Court Services Division 

For information regarding court security, receipt and service of court process, warrants, writs, subpoenas and summonses, call 706-629-1244 or e mail khenson@gordoncounty.org