List of law enforcement agencies in Georgia

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This is a list of law enforcement agencies in the U.S. state of Georgia.

According to the US Bureau of Justice Statistics' 2008 Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, the state had 628 law enforcement agencies employing 26,551 sworn police officers, about 274 for each 100,000 residents.[1]

Georgia also hosts the FLETC, which serves as the primary training facility for numerous federal law enforcement agencies.

State agencies[edit]

Transit authority police[edit]

County marshal agencies[edit]

County sheriff agencies[edit]

County police agencies[edit]

City police agencies[edit]

College and university agencies[edit]

Local Board of Education agencies[edit]

  • Athens-Clarke County School Police
  • Atlanta School Police
  • Bibb County School Police
  • Clayton County School Police
  • Cherokee County School Police
  • Cobb County School Police
  • Dekalb County School Police
  • Fulton County School Police
  • Gwinnett County School Police
  • Savannah-Chatham County School Police

References[edit]

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  7. ^ "Twiggs County Sheriff". Twiggs County Sheriff. Retrieved 13 January 2016. 
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