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 serves 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)

  • Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD)

  • Community Partners in Education

  • Gang Education Courses

  • Residential Security Inspections

  • Child Identification and Fingerprinting

  • Shop with a Cop

  • Public Safety Santa

  • AMVETS Bike Giveaway

  • Battle of the Badges Blood Drive

The programs below are designed to provide the police department with direct contact and input from our local community on issues or concerns about the department and our community. For more information about these programs, don't hesitate to 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

Upcoming Events
Repeats every month on the first Friday 12 times.
05/03/2024 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
06/07/2024 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
07/05/2024 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm