Criminal Investigations Captain
Captain Hatley began his law enforcement career January 1986 with the Albemarle Police Department. He then began employment with the Stanly County Sheriff’s Office in November 1997. Prior to this, he was a graduate of West Stanly High School and attended Stanly Community College from 1984 to 1986 in the field of Criminal Justice. During his career, Captain Hatley has gained specialized training in the areas of homicide investigation, narcotics and covert operations. Captain Hatley’s main responsibility for the Sheriff’s Office is the supervision of all criminal investigations perpetrated within the jurisdiction of Stanly County, North Carolina.