Captain Timothy Jones commands the Special Operations Division, including the Traffic Unit, Selective Enforcement Team, School Resource Officers, K9 teams, Warrants, and the Duty Officer.
Captain Jones began his law enforcement career with the Summerville Police Department as a Reserve Officer in 1997. Captain Jones joined the Summerville Police Department full-time in 1999. In his time, he has served in several capacities, including being a K9 handler, Emergency Services Unit member, designated marksmen, police motorcycle officer, patrol supervisor, and watch commander. Jones maintains several certifications for the department, including South Carolina Specific Skills Instructor, field training officer, firearms instructor, patrol rifle/select fire instructor, and police motorcycle instructor. Jones has attended training for Midlevel Management, EPIC pipeline, and HIDTA training in criminal interdiction and trends to include interview and interrogation roadside techniques. Additionally, Jones has attended the FBI’s Carolina Command College in 2009.