Atlanta Police Department

  • Agency: Atlanta Police Department
  • Address: 226 Peachtree St SW, Atlanta, 30303 GA
  • Chief: George N. Turner (Chief of Police)
Phone: (404) 614-6544

Atlanta Police Department is located at 226 Peachtree St SW, Atlanta, 30303 GA. The Chief of Police of the department is George N. Turner. The Atlanta Police Department phone number is (404) 614-6544.

Atlanta Police Department News

CHECK IT OUT: Naje is ready to take off in a fire engine, but first he snapped a picture with one of APD’s finest at the 17th Annual Little 5 Points Halloween Festival & Parade! #FutureFirefighter #Inspired #APDCares #HappyHalloween Photo credit: Don Nitro 🚓🚒🎃👻

ICYMI: On October 21st, 2017, Atlanta Police Department celebrated the groundbreaking of the new Zone 3 precinct planned for 2375 Metropolitan Parkway. Maj. Jonathan Durant of APD’s Zone 3 said, “Our precinct will be located within the zone, in the Perkerson community, providing better accessibility and service to the citizens of Zone 3. It will also boost the morale of our officers when they come to work at a facility that is designed to make their jobs a little more enjoyable as they deal with the stress from their profession.” #APDProud #CommunityPolicing #GoodNews

APD PROUD: Zone 6 Officer Lisa McGhaw saved a woman from jumping off of the Moreland Avenue overpass along Westbound I-20 on Monday, October 16th, 2017. Officer McGhaw spoke to the woman for nearly an hour on a ledge until she agreed to come to safety. Officer McGhaw said she remained calm, tried to understand the woman’s mindset, and used the Crisis Intervention Training offered to her by the City of Atlanta. #APDCares #PoliceHero #ShowCompassion

The 300 Club of Atlanta recognized these four outstanding officers for their dedicated service to duty. They were awarded Officer of the Year by the 300 Club tonight at 103 West. Pictured are Officer Kimberly Williams, Senior Patrol Officer Mason Mercure, Officer Che Milton and Investigator Ronald Paxson. Let's show them so love! Thank you for your service and a job well done. #APDRocks

SEEKING SUSPECT: Atlanta Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect involved in a shooting and armed robbery at the G. Corner Food Mart on Cascade Ave. SW on October 14th, 2017. The suspect shot the store owner and took an undisclosed amount of cash and lottery tickets. Tips on this case can be submitted anonymously to the Crime Stoppers Atlanta tip line at 404-577-TIPS (8477). Any identifying information leading to an arrest and indictment could allow you to be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,000. Video here:

FACES OF THE FORCE: Atlanta Police Department’s Background and Recruitment Unit will be in Buffalo, NY for 10 recruiting events Friday, November 3rd, 2017 through Sunday, November 5th, 2017. More info on APD careers here: #MarkYourCalendar #SeeYouThere

SEEKING SUSPECT: Atlanta Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a suspect who robbed and carjacked Atlanta City Council candidate Andrea Boone on Sept. 30th, 2017. The incident happened at Boone’s campaign headquarters along Lynhurst Dr. SW. The suspect is described as a light skinned African-American man between 19 to 21 years old, 6’1 in height, and he was wearing a grey hoodie. If you know anything call Crime Stoppers Atlanta at 404-577-TIPS (8477). You can remain anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward. More here:

MISSING PERSON: 27-year-old Sergio Ulysses Collins was last believed to be seen in the area of Spencer Street in Northwest Atlanta on October 14th, 2017. Collins drives a four door white 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix with Georgia tag RIX7119. APD Detectives have reason to believe Collins maybe injured and in danger. Below is a picture of a car similar to the one Collins drives. Anyone with information on Collins whereabouts is asked to call 911 or Atlanta Police Adult Missing Persons Unit at 404-546-4235.

CHECK IT OUT: Atlanta Police Department’s Homicide Unit will be featured on ‘The First 48’ on Thursday, October 19th, 2017 at 8 p.m. Watch A&E to see the premiere of “Honor Code” featuring APD Detective Logan and Detective Griffin. #WeCatchBadGuys #CrimeSolvers

JOIN US: Meet the horses of APD’s Mounted Patrol during the Fall Festival on October 30th, 2017! Free registration here -> #MountedLife #HappyFall

He loves police! And we love that he loves POLICE! Thank you ABC World News for sharing.

MATTIE’S CALL: 78-year-old Ola “Pearl” Scott was reported missing by her daughter on October 5th. Scott resides along the 700 block of Juniper St. Scott is described as 104 pounds, standing 5 feet 6 inches tall. Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or the Atlanta Police Homicide/Adult Missing Persons Unit at 404-546-4235.

THIS WEEK: How prepared are you for a disaster event? Atlanta Citizens Emergency Response Team will help you learn basic skills through a 6-week course. An information session will be offered on Wednesday, October 18th from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. #AlwaysReady #EmergencyPrep

#ATLPride2017 Parade was a huge success, thank you to everyone who came out and be safe as the festivities continue this evening! #LGBT #APDCares 🏳️‍🌈

Everyone say CHEESE! We have received so many compliments today on how we've handled the Pride events. Thank you Atlanta! It's what we do. #atlantapride #apd #gatechpd

It's PRIDE Sunday. Parade is underway. Thank you John Lewis for your support. #apd #atlantafire #gatechpd #atlantacorrections

Good morning Atlanta. Pet Lovers, are you at Atlantic Station this morning for the Atlanta Humane Society Pet Walk? Look at these beautiful animals. Atlanta Humane Society

The Susan G. Komen 3 Day Breast Cancer Walk came through Centinnel Olympic Park this morning and the ladies stopped and asked to take pictures with Atlanta Police officers. We couldn't say no. We wished the ladies well on their walk. Breast Cancer Awareness Month

PUPPY LOVE: APD’s Training Academy is enjoying a volunteer who showed up this morning! The recruits have been training alongside this dog all day! #K9 #FidoFriday Photo credit: Senior Police Instructor Sgt. Warren Pickard

THIS WEEKEND: Registration is still open for #Ballin4Peace on Saturday, October 14th from 9 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Rosel Fann Recreation Center. We invite parents to bring their children for a celebrity basketball game and free food! Register here -> #APDCares #HoopwithUs #SeeYouThere

FYI: Dogs are not allowed in the Atlanta Pride Festival Zone at Piedmont Park this weekend. Captain LeAnne Browning explains for us how to go about walking your dog if you normally visit the park. #ATLPride2017 #NeedtoKnowInfo #HappyFriday

Good morning Atlanta! Getting ready for Pride Weekend. Working on the APD float and having fun with coworkers on this cloudy Friday The 13th. Are you superstitious?