Sheriff's Department-Records Bureau, located in Appling, Ga., collects, processes and stores offense, arrest and traffic records. The records section processes accident reports, incident reports, citations and miscellaneous actions. The section is part of the administrative services division of the Columbia County Sheriff s Office that provides law enforcement services to the area community. The division provides administrative assistance and staff support to the sheriff's office and is commanded by a captain. The division also comprises an evidence and property unit, supply and procurement section, and information technology and crime analysis sections. The administration additionally networks with other local, state and federal agencies.