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Biography of: Craig Powers 

Sergeant, Eagle Lake 
 

Education

  • 2014, Certified Public Manager
  • 2013, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, (Dean's List) American Military University of West Virginia
  • 1996, AS in Criminal Justice, Polk State College, Winter Haven

Professional Experience

  • Patrol Sergeant November 2014 – Present
  • Detective - Major Crimes, Robbery March 2014 - September 2014
  • High-Liability Training Coordinator 2011-2014
  • Detective - Fugitive Apprehension 2001-2010
  • Deputy Sheriff 1996-2001

Additional Investigative Experience - United States Army Criminal Investigations Division (USACID)

  • Special Agent from 2001 - Present
  • Task Force Justice (IRAQ) 2003 – 2004 Conducted Title 10 Investigations involving US soldiers, to include death investigations, theft, and sexual assaults. Investigated and documented mass grave exploitations as a result from the Saddam Hussein Regime
  • Investigative supervisor from 2008 – Present
  • Special Agent in Charge for CID element assigned to the Major Crimes Task Force – Mentored Afghan investigators at the national level. Investigated and recovered stolen military property valued in the millions.

Certifications, Memberships and Affiliations

  • Medal of Honor
  •  Meritorious Service Medal
  • Sheriff’s Commendation