Albany Ga Police Department

The Albany Police Department is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies and certified by the state of Georgia.

Mission: To provide professional law enforcement services, protect, and serve the citizens, to enhance the quality of life in partnership with the community, to reduce crime and the fear of crime through joint prevention and crime reduction.

Announcement from the City of Albany Transit System

It’s 10PM. Do You Know Where Your Children Are? PSA

This message is relevant now more than ever.

The Albany Police Department wants to remind parents that the City has a year round curfew for juveniles.

#protectyourchild

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It’s 10PM. Do YOU Know Where Your Children Are? No? Good. Now Maybe You’ll Get Some Damn Peace and Quiet Tonight! Love the 1980s? Visit THE BIGGEST 80s Websi...

[05/31/20]   Thank You Albany! APD is proud of YOU!

#peacefulprotest
#notinyourcity

[05/30/20]   #NotHereAlbany
#ProtectOurCity

The Albany Police Department is looking for this van after the driver jumped out and then threw a brick at the window of the Metro PC store on South Slappey.

The driver is a black male, about 5’7with a low haircut. He is wearing a white shirt, white shoes, and gray basketball shorts. If you have any information about this individual or this incident, please contact the Albany Police Department at 229-431-2132. No motive has been determined at this time.

Albany Police Chief Michael Persley speaks with media and protestors who are currently conducting a peaceful gathering.

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Questions with Chief Persley at peaceful protest for George Floyd

[05/30/20]   Protect our police officers. If you hear about any suspicious activity that may cause harm to our city or others, please report it. Thanks to those who have already sent messages. It shows you genuinely care. KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK!!!! #protestresponsibly #officersarehumantoo #theyjustwanttodotheirjob

[05/30/20]   The Albany Police Department is encouraging protesters to express anger and pain over the tragic death of George Floyd, peacefully. Please remember that we are in the middle of a pandemic, and we need to continue to protect each other.

Exercise your right responsibly.

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Coronavirus: Resources and News

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gpb.org Resources and news from GPB about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

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Pledge to Complete the 2020 Census

https://youtu.be/rJLm-Li2ctw

Remember, We All Count!

Now is your chance to inspire others. Tell everyone—your friends and family, your neighbors and co-workers—that you will complete the census, and tell them w...

The Major Family Census Slide Music Video

We All Count!
#themajorfamily

https://youtu.be/drTRm2kYRJc

This video is used to educate and bring awareness to the community of the importance of the 2020 census.

Meet Cadet Jack!

This 2-year old German Shorthaired Pointer has been recruited to be the next APD bomb dog.

Jack and his future partner, Corporal Larry Jones, will be headed to a month of training this week to become our new K9 Team. Let’s wish them good luck.

This weekend, Bruce Thomas, 22, wandered away from home twice. APD Officers saw a need so they took up a donation, purchased new locks, and had them installed at his home until he can be equipped with a Project Life Saver Bracelet.

#APDputting!❤️intheCommunity

The choice is yours.

Drive sober or get pulled over.

#DontDrinkandDrive

Remembering those who have lost their lives during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Marcus Telfair, 28, is wanted on a Felony Probation Violation.

Physical Description:
Height: 510
Weight: 179-pounds

If anyone has information about where Telfair is, call Crime Stoppers at (229) 436-TIPS or the Albany Police Department can contact one of the following investigators at 229-302-0772

Due to mechanical failures on several Transwaste garbage trucks, the pick up services for Indian Creek, Towne & Country and Country Club Estates subdivisions will continue tomorrow until completed. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Thomas has been located.

Bruce Thomas, 22 is missing. Thomas is autistic and was last seen in the 300 block of Moultrie Road . He is wearing black shorts with a white T-shirt. Thomas will answer to his name and may be frightened by strangers. If you see Thomas, please call 229-431-2132.

Justin Taylor Suggs is wanted for Criminal Damage to Property in 2nd degree and Theft by Taking for an incident that took place at the " Splash N Dash" located at 431 South Mock Road. He was last seen in this 2003 gray Chevy Tahoe. Suggs broke into an ice machine then took an unknown amount of money.

Call Albany Area Crime Stoppers at 229-436-TIPS to anonymously leave tips.

#GetCounted
Let’s Get those 2020 Census forms Completed!

The Albany/Dougherty County final self-response rate from 2010 was 66.5%. Currently, we are at 54.5% for self-response which is good. Let’s do this! Albany/Dougherty-We Count Too!

For more information go to:
https://2020census.gov/en/who-to-count.html?cid=20003:census%202020:sem.ga:p:dm:en:&utm_source=sem.ga&utm_medium=p&utm_campaign=dm:en&utm_content=20003&utm_term=census%202020

#MaskUpAlbany
#MaskUpDougherty

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Georgia Census 2020 on Twitter

https://twitter.com/gacensus2020/status/1263183421955866624?s=21

twitter.com “How do census results affect communities throughout Georgia each day? 🍴 school lunches 🛣 plans for highways 👩‍🚒 support for firefighters The list goes on. Help your community by responding at https://t.co/hpvW2LaicP. #gapol”

[05/20/20]   Chiefs and the Sheriff provide their perspective on leading during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Albany Police Department
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Person wanted for Murder and Aggravated Assault

The Albany Police Department Criminal Investigations Bureau is asking for the community’s assistance with locating Mareo Karon Jackson AKA (Red- Eye), 20.

Investigators have issued warrants for Murder and Aggravated Assault against Jackson in the May 13th homicide of Dequario Thomas, 40. Investigators report that Jackson should be considered armed and dangerous.

Physical Description:
Weight: 136
Height: 5’7

Anyone who has information regarding the location of Jackson should call Crime Stoppers at (229) 436-TIPS, or they can contact an investigator at 229-431-2100.

Help Needed to Identify Suspected Shoplifter

If you know who this individual is, please call the Albany Police Department ( 229) 431-2100 or Crime Stoppers (229) 436-TIPS.

Several Items have been taken and recovered from the Home Depot on Westover Road this week.

A $179 Blower (Recovered)
A $130 Blower and a $60 doorbell
$129 Ryobi lithium battery pack
Today, $500 in merchandise (recovered)

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The City of Albany

Release Date: May 19, 2020
Wanted Person

Altravious Antwan Thomas, age 40 is wanted on an outstanding warrant for Aggravated Assault and Possession of Firearm by Convicted Felon in the same case.

Physical Description:
• Height: 6’4
• Weight: 290

Anyone who has information about Thomas should call Crime Stoppers at (229) 436-TIPS or the Albany Police Department at 229-431-2100 to speak with an investigator.

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Mask Distribution

Churches, Civic Organizations and Funeral Homes can requests masks through the following link until Wednesday. https://forms.gle/yHyxedayHS9godGR9

#MaskUpAlbany
#MaskUpDougherty

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12 Tips for Grocery Shopping During the Pandemic.

Something to consider: Designate one person to go grocery shopping.

That's only if you can limit one person to do the grocery shopping in your house. Especially to avoid high-risk people in your household having to go out. You might be tempted to bring the whole family because after all, everyone is cooped up. But it’s best if one person goes to limit exposure in the store.

https://youtu.be/3TtHg5XgZzI

Grocery shopping still a necessity for you during the COVID-19 pandemic? Worried about safety? Here are 12 tips that can help to restore confidence. For more...

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Burglary of a Business at Albany Vacuum
Location: 1206 N Slappey Boulevard

05/16/2020

Officers responded to 1206 North Slappey Boulevard about a burglary where several firearms and weapon accessories were taken. Around 1:00 a.m. this morning, Three males, wearing hoodies and masks, entered the business after breaking a window and took the following items:

2-Zavier Arms AR-15
1-Sky Jacket Defense AR-15
1-911 style airsoft pistol
FNX 45 Airsoft Pistol
Several AR magazines
Several 556 rounds
A demilitarized RPG Launcher
A demilitarized L.A.W. rocket launcher
Two Training demilitarized 60mm Mortar rounds
1 Sig Saurer Scope
9mm Ammo
Cash
1-200 round pack of 308 Ammo
1-AR 100 round Drum
1-Dummy rocket

https://youtu.be/EGQbTB1icH4

If anyone has information about this burglary or the suspects, can call Crime Stoppers at 229-436-TIPS or the Albany Police Department at 229-431-2132.

APD Arrests Six After Dope and Stolen Gun Are Recovered

(Albany, Georgia) A large amount of illegal drugs were found at the East Albany home after investigators with the APD Property Crimes Unit, with the assistance of the Gang Unit, followed up on information about a gun stolen in the entering auto case. The information led investigators to a house in the 1000 block of East Residence. The Gang Unit obtained a search warrant, seized drugs and made several arrests.

• Tony Scales, 51
• Marcus Dewayne Solomon, 33
• Brendrix Wayne Starling, 17
• Nicole Whitaker, 39
• Fredrick McGowan, 24
They were all charged with the following:
• Theft By Receiving-Felony (Firearm)
• Trafficking Marijuana
• Trafficking Methamphetamine
• Trafficking Ecstasy
• Trafficking Cocaine
• Possession/Use Drug Related Objects

Approximate seizure weights:
• 13 pounds of Marijuana
• 1.5 pounds Methamphetamine
• 2.5 ounces of Cocaine
• 58 grams of Suspected heroin
• 215 grams Ecstasy pills.
• Recovered a stolen firearm from a 2017 incident
• Seized $2635.00 in cash

The above events took place on May 15, 2020 after the Property Crimes Unit located and interviewed 34-year old Timothy Cook. Investigators located one of the stolen rifles, from the entering auto case, in his room at the Knights Inn. During the interview, investigators also learned Cook sold two more guns to someone at the East Residence location which led to the search at the home. Cook was charged with Entering Auto, Burglary, and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.

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May 13, 2020

The Albany Police Department is extremely concerned after guns and ammunition were taken during a recent car break-in.

On May 12, 2020, around 7:00 p.m., an AR-15 9-mm, a .308 Browning A-Bolt, a .22 Marlin 39-A, 50 rounds-.45A-CP, 100 rounds-.22, 200 rounds-9-mm (all in magazines) were taken from a locked vehicle parked at a North Monroe Street address. The unknown suspect or suspects entered the victim’s truck after breaking a window then stole the guns and ammunition.
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ALBANY POLICE DEPARTMENT, ALBANY, GA

201 West Oglethorpe Boulevard

Albany, GA 31701

229.431.2100

The Albany Police Department is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies and certified by the state of Georgia.

This is an official page of the Albany Police Department (APD) in Albany, GA. This page was created to provide people who live and work in the Albany Area, or others with an interest in the APD, access to information about the APD and a platform to interact with the APD. This page is monitored and managed by the Media Relations Office of APD.

Comments posted by others on APD's page(s) are not to be considered the opinion of the APD nor does APD endorse any third-party comments on this page.

APD welcomes a person's right to express his/her opinion and encourages posters to keep comments related to content on this page.

In case of emergency, or if you need police assistance, dial 9-1-1.

Do not use this page to report a crime. To report information on a crime contact Crime Stoppers or contact the officer indicated for a particular case.

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• APD reserves the right to remove and/or block anyone who posts inappropriate material as determined by APD.

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* defame abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or violate the legal rights of others,

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This is an official page of the Albany Police Department (APD) in Albany, GA. This page was created to provide people who live and work in the Albany Area, or others with an interest in the APD, access to information about the APD and a platform to interact with the APD. This page is monitored and managed by the Media Relations Office of APD. Comments posted by others on APD's page(s) are not to be considered the opinion of the APD nor does APD endorse any third-party comments on this page. APD welcomes a person's right to express his/her opinion and encourages posters to keep comments related to content on this page. In case of emergency, or if you need police assistance, dial 9-1-1. Do not use this page to report a crime. To report information on a crime contact Crime Stoppers or contact the officer indicated for a particular case. Before posting on this page, please review the terms below: • A posting on this page constitutes acceptance of these terms. • If you post information related to a crime on this page, you may be placing yourself in the position of becoming a witness in court proceedings. • The acceptance of a friend invite between APD members and a citizen does not indicate endorsement of that person's actions or comments. • APD reserves the right to remove and/or block anyone who posts inappropriate material as determined by APD. • APD reserves the right to remove any comments that are inappropriate or offensive, including comments that: * defame abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or violate the legal rights of others, * include racism, hatred, slander, threats, obscenity, violence, vulgarity, spam or advertisements, * have personal information about another person or that violate a person's privacy interests, * include copyrighted material belonging to another person, * Advertisements * contain links to inappropriate or offensive websites. • APD does not allow posting of photos or videos by anyone other than members of APD Public Relations -Media Relations Office. Questions or Comments can be e-mailed to [email protected]
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