Captain W. J. Graves serves as the Commander of Western Division. He is has been a member of the department since June 1989 (29 + years). He is a graduate of the Advanced Officers Management Program (AOMP) at NC State University. He is an honors graduate from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University. He holds a B S Degree in Criminal Justice. Captain Graves’ previous assignments include Patrol Watch Commander, Criminal /Gang Intelligence Unit, Criminal Investigations, FBI /US Marshal Task Force, Vice and Narcotics Division and the Tactical Division.