Congratulations to the Valdosta citizens who, after many weeks of behind-the-scenes training with the Valdosta Police Department (VPD), graduated from the 27th Citizens Police Academy on June 14. Chief of Police Brian Childress presented... read more
Friday, June 15, 2018 10:17:00 AM
The City of Valdosta, alongside the Valdosta Police Department, Valdosta Fire Department, Arbor Division and several other businesses/organizations such as Lowndes County Fire, Smallcakes, McDonalds, Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks &... read more
Thursday, June 7, 2018 1:57:00 PM
School is out and summer break has officially begun for the youth in our community.
The Valdosta Police Department is partnering with organizations such as the Boys and Girls Club, Project HOPE, Never Too Late Program, South Georgia Coalition for ... read more
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 1:23:00 PM
Valdosta Mayor John Gayle honored James Turner as the May 2018 Employee of the Month at the May 10 City Council meeting. Turner received a framed certificate, a check for $200, and his name appears on a plaque displayed in City Hall.
Officer... read more
Friday, May 11, 2018 11:37:00 AM
The Valdosta Police Department (VPD) now has a Consumer Drug Take-Back Program. VPD has contracted with a drug disposal company and has placed a Drug Drop-Box in the outer lobby at Valdosta Police Headquarters.
The type of drugs which can be... read more
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 5:31:00 PM
Over the past several years, Valdosta has seen an increasing problem in the area of litter. The problem is becoming worse and is taking up valuable time of the City Public Works Department who must pick up trash on a daily basis alongside the... read more
Monday, February 12, 2018 11:19:00 AM
The Valdosta Police Department received information from a concerned citizen about a possible scam. The citizen reported that an unknown person contacted her by telephone from an 800 number. The male caller advised that she had been selected as a... read more
Friday, January 26, 2018 11:05:00 AM
The Valdosta Police Department is hosting the first Community Forum of 2018 on Thursday, Jan. 25, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Trinity Presbyterian Church located, at 3501 Bemiss Road in Valdosta. All community members and leaders in South Georgia are... read more
Thursday, January 11, 2018 6:35:00 PM
The City of Valdosta will observe Law Enforcement Appreciation Day (L.E.A.D.) on Tuesday, Jan. 9, at 10 a.m., at the Valdosta Police Department to recognize the 149 sworn personnel, 26 non-sworn support personnel and 14 part-time employees and their ... read more
Thursday, January 4, 2018 12:04:00 PM
LOWNDES COUNTY EMA, Jan. 3, 2018--So many thanks to all of you for helping with communications today. It appears the precipitation is over and now we wait for road conditions to improve. Public Works and Utility crews across the community have been... read more
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 3:13:00 PM