Police Department


Screen Shot 2016-03-14 at 1.48.04 PMThe Sandy Springs Police Department (SSPD) was created in 2005, and serves the community with 134 sworn officers. Operations are coordinated from two districts; north and south. Each district is commanded by district captains and is comprised of four patrol beats. The patrol division is complemented by specialty units including Street Crimes Unit (SCU), Traffic Unit, Special Investigations Unit (SIU), and Criminal Investigations Unit (CID). The SSPD has several specialty vehicles and equipment including the river response boat, Rhino ATV units, river kayaks, Humvee for community events and an armored vehicle for tactical response.

Non-Emergency Phone                                                770.551.6900

For Emergency Police Service Dial 911, 24 Hours a Day


About SSPD

The Sandy Springs Police Department officially began police operations on July 1, 2006. Public Safety and Community Involvement are key tenants of the department.  

Crime Statistics

Since its incorporation in 2005, the City of Sandy Springs has experienced an overall reduction in crime.

Crime Prevention

The Crime Prevention Unit offers many interactive and educational programs for the people of Sandy Springs.

Citizen Participation

Community engagement is a key part of public safety, and the Sandy Springs Police Department hosts many community safety training opportunities which are free to the public.

Citizen Services

The Sandy Springs Police Department prides itself on providing the appropriate tools, engaging the community and partnering with residents and business owners to keep our community safe.

Office Information

Public Hours
8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday

7840 Roswell Road, Suite 301
Sandy Springs, GA 30350
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