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 possible programs or assistance contact Officer Randall Hancock .

  • Citizens Police Academy

  • Neighborhood Watch

  • Residential Security Inspections

  • Crime Prevention Presentation

  • GA Criminal Law Presentation

  • Alcohol Awareness Presentation

  • Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE) Presentation

  • Safety at the Workplace

  • Guns & Hoses Blood Drive

  • Project Childsafe Gun Safety Lock Program

  • Gun Safety Presentation for Children

  • Stranger Danger Courses

  • Bicycle Safety

  • Truth About Drugs

  • Bullying Awareness

  • Drug Education For Youth (DEFY)

  • Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE)

  • Shop with a Cop

  • Police Santa


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.





Chief of Police

Leslie Manahan


Valdosta Police Department
500 North Toombs Street
Valdosta, Georgia 31601

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