Your Child Protection Investigators

MEET YOUR CHILD PROTECTION INVESTIGATORS

The Child Protection Investigations Unit is commanded by Bart Smith. The Child Protection Investigations Unit is comprised of specially trained investigators dedicated to protecting the children of Walton County. Child Protection Investigators look into each and every report of child abuse, neglect or abandonment reported to the Florida Abuse Hotline.

If you would like to report child abuse, neglect or abandonment, please call the Florida Abuse Hotline.

Florida Abuse Hotline:

  • 1-800-96-ABUSE (1-800-962-2873)

If you have any questions about current child abuse, neglect or abandonment cases, please contact the Walton County Sheriff’s Office Child Protection Investigations Unit at (850) 307-5139 or reach out to the Child Protection Investigator assigned to the case.

Barry Lee
Child Protection Investigations Supervisor
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Jud Boyd
Child Protection Investigations Supervisor
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Lisa Jeffries
Child Protection Investigator/Trainer
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Jada Joseph
Child Protection Investigator
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Edward Jones
Child Protection Investigator
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Jessica Martin
Child Protection Investigator
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Lee Berry
Child Protection Investigator
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Candice Jones
Child Protection Investigator
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Chris Brace
Child Protection Unit Manager
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Annie Spence
Child Protection Investigator
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Crystal Conlee
Child Protection Investigator
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