Valdosta burglar arrested

Release: On April 1, 2021, at approximately 4:25 am, Patrol Officers with Valdosta Police Department responded to M&M Food Mart at 900 Melody Lane to investigate an alarm call. Upon arrival, officers noticed glass had…

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…

Valdosta Police Dept. hiring event

Release: Valdosta Police Department is HIRING!!!! There has never been a better time than now to pursue an exciting career in Law Enforcement at one of the premier agencies in the nation. We are holding…

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…

VPD to be assessed for 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…