Atlanta Police Department


With an authorized strength of more than 1751 sworn officers, the Atlanta Police Department is the largest law enforcement agency in the State of Georgia, and a dedicated, high-profile force for positive change in our communities.

A full-service police agency, the Department has adopted a community-oriented philosophy and relies heavily upon community input and collaborative problem-solving strategies. It is through heightened community involvement in public safety matters that the Atlanta Police Department will most effectively address its many priorities, including, but not limited to youth-related crime, domestic violence and the perception of crime in Atlanta.

The delivery of professional police services in Atlanta is coordinated through the three divisions and one bureau of the Atlanta Police Department, and includes:








All individuals applying for employment with the Atlanta Police Department must meet the following conditions:







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