Atlanta’s Office of the City Solicitor hosts senior citizen public safety eventThe City of Atlanta’s Office of the City Solicitor joined several agencies on Monday for a second public safety event to educate seniors on ways to avoid becoming victims of crime.
Fulton County DA, APD appalled bond granted to suspect in police shootingThe Fulton County District Attorney and the Atlanta Police Department are in an uproar after a judge granted bond to an alleged gang member who allegedly shot an officer.
Atlanta mayor, police announce "significant arrests" of repeat offenders, fugitivesAPD officials joined Mayor Andre Dickens for a press conference on Thursday, to release details on some significant arrests made and their ongoing efforts to bring repeat offenders and fugitives to justice.
Atlanta Police, Vision Cathedral ATL Remember Officer Jamaine ChesterThe unexpected death of an Atlanta Police Officer Jamaine Chester has left his friends, colleagues, and church family in a state of shock.
Atlanta's Mayor, Police Chief Address Efforts To Combat Crime, Street RacingCity of Atlanta officials gave an update on efforts to combat crime, including the ongoing issue of street racing. They shared why this crime is high on the priority list and what strategies they are using to address the problem.
Atlanta Police Dept. Hosts Regional Law Enforcement Leadership TrainingThe Atlanta Police Department hosted a first-of-its kind Regional Leadership Training Conference last week, collaborating with multiple agencies to come up with solutions to recruitment and training challenges.
Atlanta Mayor Unveils Plans For New Buckhead Police PrecinctThe Atlanta Police Department will soon open a new police precinct in Buckhead. During an announcement ceremony on Thursday, Mayor Andre Dickens said opening the new APD Zone 2 Precinct is just one step the city is taking to reduce crime.
APD Officers, Driver Reflect On Dramatic Crash Rescue Caught On Body CameraThe driver of a vehicle involved in a fiery crash and the Atlanta police officers who saved his life recall the horrific chain of events that ultimately led to his rescue.
Atlanta Police Officer Recovering Months After Drunk Driver Slammed Into His Patrol CarAtlanta Police Officer Duc Vo spoke for the first time months after a drunk driver slammed into his patrol car.
Atlanta City Officials Respond To Council Vote Approving A Public Safety Training CenterThe City of Atlanta is moving forward with a new state-of-the-art Public Safety Training Center, despite some opposition. Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Atlanta police responded to some of the backlash during a press conference on September 9, 2021.
'Cop City' Training Center Proposal Draws Support, OppositionSupporters and opponents of a proposed police training center in Atlanta weigh in one week before City Council plans to vote on the facility.
Family Of Deaundre Phillips Protests Decision To Close Police-Involved Shooting CaseFour years after Deaundre Phillips, 24, was killed by an Atlanta police officer, Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis closed the case. His family and their supporters say the fight is far from over.
UPDATE: GBI Investigating Gabriel Parker ShootingThe Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) is investigating an Atlanta Police Department (APD) officer involved shooting in northwest Atlanta Sunday morning.
Atlanta Attorneys For Woman Body Slammed By Police File Lawsuit Against City, OfficersAtlanta attorneys representing a woman body slammed by police announced a lawsuit against the city and the two officers involved.
Atlanta Attorneys File Lawsuit Against City, Police Officers Who Tased Two College StudentsAttorneys for Taniyah Pilgrim and Messiah Young, who were tased by Atlanta police, are suing the City of Atlanta and several officers.