Atlanta Police Officer: ‘Atlanta Government Has Turned Their Backs On The Atlanta Police Department’"The morale is the lowest it's been in 18 years. This is because of the mayor and DA. The disciplinary policy is not being followed, the officers' actions are not being properly investigated. Instead the mayor terminates them," said one officer.
APD Chief: I Will Not 'Watch Our Employees Get Swept Up In The Tsunami Of Political Jockeying'Six Atlanta police officers were booked, five on felony charges, after allegations of using excessive force during a protest Saturday.
Mayor Bottoms: 2 Atlanta Officers Fired After Video Shows Using 'Excessive Force'Atlanta mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced two Atlanta Police Department officers were fired Sunday after video showed them using "excessive force" against two college students during Saturday night's protests.
Atlanta Police Take Hard Stand On Street Racing Over WeekendAtlanta police take hard stand on street racing over weekend.
Atlanta Police: No-Chase Policy Effective ImmediatelyEffective immediately, Atlanta police will no longer chase suspects, the department announced Friday.
Ex-Atlanta Cop Sentenced To 20 Years In Attack On Unarmed TeenAfter a high-speed chase, Matthew Johns attacked a 15-year-old who had surrendered, kicking and punching him several times.