Officer James Yakubsin has been in Law Enforcement Officer for 8 years. He began his career at the Gainesville Police Department where he worked in the Uniformed Patrol Division. While at the Gainesville Police Department he wanted to become a Traffic Officer so he could make a difference and save lives educating the Community about how to stay safe while driving, as well as familiarize driver’s about Florida’s traffic laws.
After serving four years with the Gainesville Police Department, he began his career with the High Springs Police Department in 2012. He is certified in RADAR/LASER, Traffic Homicide Investigations, Breath Test Operator, and Breath Test Agency Inspector.
He is currently the Agency’s only certified Traffic Homicide Investigator and was the Lead Investigator for the traffic fatality that occurred the evening of February 9, 2015 at 300 NE Santa Fe Boulevard.