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February 7, 2006

Albany- The lead investigator for the Dougherty County District Attorney's Office is chosen the Southwest Georgia Officer of the Year.

James Paulk says he was surprised by the honor because people often overlook his office when they think about law enforcement.  District Attorney Ken Hodges submitted Paulk's name to the Southwest Georgia Chief's and Sheriff's Association.

"I'm very pleased that Mr. Hodges recognizes the work that I do and the work the other people in the office does," said James Paulk, Officer of the Year 2005.

In addition to supervising more than 15 members of the office staff, Paulk also leads the office's investigative division.

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