Kyle Helgerson

Police Department
Title: Major - Criminal Investigations Division
Phone: 770-957-1237

Major Helgerson has 21 years of law enforcement experience. He has served the citizens of McDonough for 19 years. Major Helgerson has served McDonough as a Patrol Officer, Detective, Detective Captain, and Detective Major. He is currently the Division Commander of the Criminal Investigations Division and has served in this capacity for over 15 years.

Education & Training

Major Helgerson has achieved the following education and training:


  • Argosy University - BS Criminal Justice
  • Columbus State University - Masters of Public Safety Administration


  • Graduate of Georgia Law Enforcement Command College
  • Graduate of Professional Management Program through Columbus State University
  • POST Certified Instructor
  • POST Certified Firearms Instructor
  • POST Intermediate, Advanced, Supervisory, and Management certifications

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