About Us

DCOP Chief SparksThe Douglasville Police Department has one main goal: to make our community a safer place to live and work.Our mission statement reflects this goal, and our officers and employees strive to make our department one of the best and most professional law enforcement agencies in the region.

The mission of the Douglasville Police Department is to maintain social order within prescribed ethical and constitutional limits, while providing professional law enforcement services. To attain this, the Agency enforces the law in a fair and impartial manner, recognizing both the statutory and judicial limitations of police authority and the constitutional rights of all persons.

The Agency recognizes that no law enforcement agency can operate at its maximum potential without supportive input from the citizens it serves. The Agency actively solicits and encourages the cooperation of all citizens to reduce and limit the opportunities for crime and to facilitate the maximum use of resources.