Hoover Police: Striving toward accreditation

Captain Gregg Rector

Commander, Investigative Services Bureau

Captain Rector was born in Columbus , Mississippi. He moved to the Birmingham area in 1985 and began his law enforcement career with the Hoover Police Department in 1989. He has been promoted through the ranks and has held command positions in the Patrol and Criminal Investigations Division. He was promoted to Captain in April 2005 and assigned as commander of the Field Operations Bureau. Currently, Captain Rector is serving as the Commander of the Investigative Services Bureau.

Captain Rector places a strong emphasis on highly trained officers who are fair, professional and attentive to the needs of citizens, yet tough on crime.

Captain Rector holds a Bachelor of Criminal Justice degree from Faulkner University in Montgomery, Alabama and he is a graduate of the FBI National Academy.