900 City Hall Drive Ft. Oglethorpe, GA 30742 706-866-2521 Emergency: 911
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Facts & Figures about the Ft. O Police Department
The Ft. Oglethorpe Police Department consists of three divisions:
The Administrative Division is made up of:
The Chief of Police
The Administrative Captain
Two full-time and one part-time administrative personnel
The Uniform Patrol Division is made up of 24 Officers divided into four separate 12-hour shifts. That's one Watch Commander (a Lieutenant) and five uniform officers per shift.
The Criminal Investigation Division is made up of five detectives. That's one Investigatvie Commander (a Lieutenant) and four Detective Sergeants.
Below, Ft. Oglethorpe police officers lead an escort of the Transformers fire truck (behind the red Ft. O fire truck) into the August 2011 Cruise-In on Hwy. 27.
FOPD uses Ford Crown Vic (Police Interceptor) cars as its primary patrol vehicles.
The Investigative Division uses assorted unmarked makes and models of cars.
Ft. Oglethorpe Citizens Police Academy: FortOGeorgia.com info page.
Many thanks to Police Chief David Eubanks and Lieutenant Steve Blevins for their help in compiling this page.