James Burger is the Major over the Enforcement Bureau for the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office. This bureau includes uniformed Deputies who respond to emergency and non-emergency calls for service as well as specialized functions such as Air support, SWAT Unit, Patrol Canine, Traffic Unit, and Reserve Deputies.
Starting in 1988, Major James Burger is a highly respected law enforcement professional, the past thirty-four years being with the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office. Major James Burger has held several positions within the sheriff’s office such as Lieutenant over Internal Affairs Division, Captain over the training academy, and Captain over the Criminal Investigations Division.
Major James Burger is a graduate of the 215th session of the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) National Academy at Quantico, Virginia. He is a certified Master Peace Officer and Law Enforcement Instructor from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Standards and Education.
Major James Burger’s ability to maintain accountability, while motivating excellence has earned him the trust of fellow law enforcement professionals of all ranks and divisions. His leadership skills make him the perfect choice for Major of the Enforcement Bureau’s direct interaction with the residents of Fort Bend County.