Clarkston Police Department

  • Agency: Clarkston Police Department
  • Address: 3921 Church Street, Clarkston, 30021 GA
  • Chief: T J Scipio (Chief of Police)

Clarkston Police Department is located at 3921 Church Street, Clarkston, 30021 GA. The Chief of Police of the department is T J Scipio. The Clarkston Police Department phone number is 404-296-0998.

Clarkston Police Department News

City of Clarkston Offices and City Courts DELAYED opening to 10am Due to Snow Storm and Winter Conditions (Clarkston, GA)—Due to the inclement weather associated with a snow storm, snowfall and accumulations throughout the state of Georgia, the City of Clarkston’s Administrative Offices will DELAY offices opening until 10am on Thursday, January 18-18.

Officer Koirala is ready to patrol. Residents are encouraged to stay off the roads until conditions improve.

Clarkston Public Works stays on top of City business. Corey Ford and Eddie “Sam” Carson put snow chains on Patrol cars. Thank you Gentlemen for keeping the police safely on the roads.

Officer Mandria Rowser Retires. Clarkston Police Officer Rowser (pictured Right) works his last day with the Clarkston Police Department. Officer Rowser retires after working with the City since 2007. We wish him Good Luck and he will be missed.

East Ponce de Leon Lane Closure Begins January 3, 2018 Beginning on Wednesday, Jan. 3, portions of East Ponce de Leon Avenue, between Interstate 285 and Market Street, will be closed intermittently from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., to accommodate construction of the Clarkston Streetscape Water Main Relocation Project. The project began in September and will replace nearly 8,000 feet of water main pipes in the Clarkston area. Single-lane closures will be in effect for the duration of construction, which is expected to conclude in April. Motorists and MARTA passengers that use East Ponce de Leon between Interstate 285 and Market Street are urged to plan for extra commuting time. Lane closure signs will be in the area alerting motorists to the construction work and local traffic restrictions. For more information, visit the DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management (DWM) website at, call the DWM Project Information Line at 1-800-986-1108 or email

Winter Storm Warning Issued for Clarkston This is an alert from Code RED Weather Warning. Moments ago, the National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Warning for your Rowland Street location from 5:00 PM December 8 until 10:00 AM December 9. Forsyth-North Fulton-South Fulton-DeKalb-Heard-Coweta-Fayette-Clayton- Including the cities of Atlanta, East Point, Decatur, Newnan, and Peachtree City 1154 AM EST Fri Dec 8 2017 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 AM EST SATURDAY... * WHAT...Expect a mix of rain and snow through the afternoon. Anticipate a changeover to all snow later this evening. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of up to one inch are expected with locally higher amounts. * WHERE...Portions of north central and west central Georgia. * WHEN...For the Winter Storm Warning, from 5 PM this afternoon to 10 AM EST Saturday. For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 5 PM EST this afternoon. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Slick and dangerous road conditions are possible, especially on elevated bridges and overpasses. Road conditions are expected to deteriorate through the day and into the evening. Be prepared for significant reductions in visibility at times. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

DeKalb Opens Warming Centers DeKalb County announces the DeKalb County Emergency Management Agency will have several warming centers available for citizens to use during the expected cold temperatures this weekend.

Clarkston Police Department Participate in WSB Annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Event WSB-TV Channel-2 shows law enforcement officers in Georgia a public display of appreciation during its annual luncheon. Officers from around the state joined Clarkston’s Police Chief, Christine Hudson and Asst. Chief Thadius Brown, for a meet and greet with WSB anchors, and a tour of WSB radio, studios and facility. This appreciation luncheon affords another opportunity for WSB and law enforcement officers to build and strengthen lines of communication to ensure accurate and informative reporting; and to establish, continue collaborative relationships.

Clarkston International Bible Church Refugee Help Center Hosts Refugee Community Services & Resources Event All Refugees are invited to attend this event to get information about and assistance with legal services, English language evaluations, job applications completion and submission...and much more! For more information contact: Daniel Zagami,

You are invited to Clarkston’s Annual Tree Lighting Celebration Please join the City of Clarkston in ushering in the holiday season with its Annual Tree Lighting celebration! Come to the Clarkston Woman’s Club (3913 Church Street, Clarkston, GA 30021) on December 2nd, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., to partake in some family friendly fun, food and festive merriment with fireworks and a visit from Santa. For more details, visit:

Clarkston Police Detective Participates in Kingsley Elementary’s Career Day Detective Jennifer Schiff was asked by her grandson to tell his classmates what she does to protect and serve the city of Clarkston during a Career Day presentation. In fulfilling that request Det. Schiff further exemplifies Clarkston’s (Police) finest at their best!

Public invited to attend the City of Clarkston Police Department Active Shooter Awareness Class The City of Clarkston Police will be conducting an Active Shooter Awareness Class on December 6, 2017, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Clarkston Community Center, 3701 College Avenue, Clarkston, GA 30021. The Clarkston Police Department is providing this class to increase public awareness of the dramatic rise in annual active shooter incidents in the United States, to assist in public preparedness for an active shooter event and to inform and educate about law enforcement’s active shootings processes and procedures. Class topics will include Avoid/Deny/Defend (ADD) survival tactics and techniques, local law enforcement preparedness, response and readiness, and U.S. Active Shooter events information and data. This class is open to the public. All community members are invited to attend so that they may learn what to do when an Active, Mass Casualty Shooting occurs.

Have a SAFE Holiday Shopping Experience.

Wishing you a Happy Thanksgiving. If you need the Clarkston Police, please call 9-1-1

Clarkston Assistant Chief Brown, Councilman Hassen, along with DeKalb Police Chief Conroy and DeKsalb Police Assistant Chief Yarbrough share lunch with Imam Salah Wazir. Building Community relationships!

Veterans Day (Observed) November 10, 2017 Friday, November 10, 2017 City Hall offices will be closed in observance. Thank you to All Who Served.

Assistant Chief Brown presents a Commendation to Clarkston Officer Young at the November 9th Council Meeting.

It was our pleasure to meet all these smiling, shining young people!! #ClarkstonGAPolice, #communitypolicing

Suspect Captured McKenzie has been arrested