Valdosta man arrested for felony assault

Release: On March 18, 2021, at approximately 11:56 am., E911 received an emergency call from a citizen in the 2100 block of West Hill Avenue, who reported that a female ran to him yelling for…

VPD invites public comment regarding CALEA accreditation

Release: A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) will begin a virtual assessment to examine all aspects of the Valdosta Police Department’s policies and procedures, management, operations, and…

VPD introduces K-9 Axil

The Valdosta Police Department has a new member on their team whose primary responsibilities include locating explosives and firearms as well as being a man's best friend. K-9 Axil is a two-year-old German Shepard Belgian…

Valdosta man arrested for drugs

Release: Offender: Boykin, Corey, Caucasian male, age 19, resident of Valdosta On March 16, 2021, at approximately 1:53 am., officers with Valdosta Police Department responded to a residence in the 900 block of Lakeside Drive…

VPD hosts birthday surprise for 4 year old…

Release: Kendan Gore's love of law enforcement earned him an extra special birthday surprise today. Even though he only turned 4, he is ready to join the police department! Happiest of birthdays, "Sergeant" Kendan Gore…