Community-Oriented Policing

Officer Randall Hancock
229-242-2606 ext. 4090

In addition to the daily operations and services of the Valdosta Police Department, staff serve citizens through numerous other community and educational programs. For more information on these programs contact Officer Randall Hancock .

  • Citizens Police Academy

  • Neighborhood Watch

  • Stranger Danger Courses

  • Bicycle Safety

  • Safety at the Workplace

  • Truth About Drugs

  • Drug Education For Youth (DEFY)

  • Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE)

  • Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD)

  • Community Partners in Education

  • Gang Education Courses

  • Residential Security Inspections

  • Child Identification and Fingerprinting

  • Shop with a Cop

  • Police Santa

  • AMVETS Bike Giveaway

  • Guns & Hoses Blood Drive

The programs below are designed to provide the police department with direct contact and input from out local community on issues or concerns about the department and our community. For more information about these programs, please contact the Office of the Chief of Police at 229-293-3100.

  • Citizen Engagement Board (a police advocacy board)


Police Department
Chief of Police

Valdosta Police Department
500 North Toombs Street
Valdosta, Georgia 31601