Albany Police Department

Chief John A. ProctorMessage from the Chief, Chief John A. Proctor

On behalf of the dedicated employees of the Albany Police Department, thank you for taking the time to visit our website. The number one priority of your Police Department is service to the citizens and businesses of our community. The measure of a good police department is how we deliver police services and we strive every day to make that product the best available anywhere. Our department is dedicated to a Community Policing philosophy, which requires a high level of trust and partnerships with the community, to mutually identify and resolve quality-of-life issues in our city. This policing philosophy incorporates the Department's three tenets of Honor, Integrity and Respect in our interactions with the citizens we serve. We look forward to gaining and retaining your respect each day we don the uniform. Thanks again for visiting the web-page of the Albany Police Department.


 Albany Police Department Mission Statement

Provide quality law enforcement services in an efficient manner that keeps the public trust while maintaining order in our community


The Albany Police Department is accredited by the State of Georgia Association of Chief’s of Police and is nationally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies. The department is nestled in the heart of downtown Albany and employs a total of 214 sworn officers and 35 civilians.

Contact us:

201 West Oglethorpe Boulevard
Albany, Georgia 31702
(229) 431-2100


Officers of the Year
Visit Quick Links