Ava Davis

Juvenile Division
Title: Major
Phone: 770-443-3010

Major Ava Davis began her career in law enforcement at Dallas Police Department as a dispatcher in 1982. She stayed at Dallas PD until 1986 when she started as a dispatcher at Paulding County Sheriff's Office under the direction of Sheriff Bill Forysth. The next year, 1987, Major Davis graduated Mandate school in Rome, Georgia and went to work in Juvenile/Crimes Against Children Investigations.

Paulding County Service
During her time at the Paulding County Sheriff's Office, Major Ava Davis has filled several positions such as Dispatcher, Patrol Deputy, Investigator, and even served on a specialized Burglary Unit. In 1992, she was appointed by Sheriff Bruce Harris Captain over Juvenile Investigations.

Since 2006, Major Ava Davis has served as supervisor over Youth Services. The Youth Services includes Juvenile Investigations, Crimes Against Children Unit, School Resource, Sex Offender Registry Tracking, Internet Crimes Against Children Unit, and DARE.


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