Henry County Metro Crime Unit
The Metro Crime Unit is a unit of officers consisting of Sgt. Jamie Myrick of the Henry County Sheriff’s Office, Inv. Jeremy Whitaker and Inv. Derick Colley of the Paris Police Dept., and Chief Dale Paschall of Puryear Police Dept.
The unit poses a united front between the agencies in which manpower, resources, equipment, and information is shared.
The role of the Metro Crime Unit is to investigate drug offenses, drug offenders, as well as any drug related activity, or major crime. The Metro Crime Units’ duties are achieved through conducting search warrants, covert drug operations, interdiction, and pharmaceutical investigations.
The Metro Crime Unit also plays a vital role in the education of drug awareness to the public and youth through conducting seminars and presentations to the citizens of the community.