Captain Tom Brewer
Captain Tom Brewer is currently assigned as the Jail Commander. He has been employed with the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office (RCSO) for almost 22 years. In that time, he has worked in Uniform Patrol as a patrol deputy, Criminal Investigations Unit as an investigator/supervisor, and the SWAT Team as a commander. He was promoted to the rank of Captain in 2019.
Captain Brewer began his law enforcement career in 1990 with the Conyers Police Department as a road deputy and detective. He took a break from law enforcement in 1994 for 6 years and in 2000 he began his career at the RCSO. He was promoted to the supervisory rank of Corporal in 2004 while in CID. A year later, in 2005, he was promoted to the rank of Sergeant and continued as a supervisor in the Criminal Investigations Unit and a Sergeant on the SWAT Team. In 2009 he was appointed to the rank of Lieutenant and served as a Shift Commander in Uniform Patrol Division and SWAT Team Commander. In 2016, Captain Brewer served as the Assistant Commander of the Support Services Division while holding the rank of Lieutenant. Captain Brewer returned to Uniform Patrol in 2018 and served as the Assistant Division Commander
until his promotion to the rank of Captain. In 2019, Captain Brewer served as the Division Commander of Judicial Services, then moved to Support Services in 2021 as the Division Commander. In April 2022 he moved to the Jail Division as one of the Jail Commanders. Captain Brewer has worked as a commander in every division at the RCSO.
Captain Brewer began his bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice at UGA and completed it at Georgia State University. He also holds a master’s degree in Public Administration from Columbus State University. In 2005, he received the prestigious Supervisor of the Year Award along with a Hometown Hero civilian award for his investigative work in the Rockdale community. Captain Brewer also possesses his POST-Managerial & Supervisory Certifications along with Advanced and Intermediate Certifications.