New GBI Assistant Director has ties to Columbus and Americus

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL)— This summer the Georgia Bureau of Investigation welcomed their new director Michael Register. Earlier this month, Register ap...

November 17, 2022
1:04 AM

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL)— This summer the Georgia Bureau of Investigation welcomed their new director Michael Register. Earlier this month, Register appointed his new assistant director to this position on his 35th anniversary with the GBI. Nov. 1, 1978, Chris Hosey started the first day of his 35-year career at the GBI as a narcotics agent. Nov. 1, 2022, Hosey was promoted to assistant director of the GBI where he will oversee the agency's largest branch, the Investigative Division. Hosey has spent his entire professional career with the GBI, holding several positions including special agent, inspector, deputy director of investigations and finally assistant director.

Hannah James