Georgia at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


States in this database with the most similarly-sized populations:

Full-time law enforcement staff in Georgia

  • 378 Agencies
  • 25,113 Officers
  • 9,419 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 2.63 Georgia
  • 2.2 National average

Federal grant funding


USA Spending grants to Georgia at the state level have not yet been reviewed, please check back soon. To see grant funding to cities and counties within Georgia, scroll down to the “Cities and counties we’re monitoring” section of this page. 

Military equipment transfers


We were unable to locate any military equipment transfers for this location using the LESO Property Transferred to Participating Agencies database published by the Defense Logistics Agency, or transfer data for this state has not yet been reviewed by our staff. This state may have also acquired military equipment for policing via other sources or programs which is not reported here.

Counties and cities we’re monitoring in Georgia

Data was last updated September 6, 2022


Counties

Counties monitored in: Georgia
Funding Misconduct and Settlements
County Population Grant funding found Military equipment value Consent decree Public misconduct database Settlements
Augusta-Richmond County 202178 $406,446.69 $1,605,276.00 No None found
Dekalb County 755287 $9,770,423.89 $2,760.00 No 1 settlement with compensation totaling $165,000.00
Macon-Bibb County 153026 $699,533.30 $1,656.00 No None found

Cities

Cities monitored in: Georgia
Funding Misconduct and Settlements
City Population Officers per 1000 people Grant funding found Military equipment value Consent decree Public misconduct database Settlements
Albany 72634 2.74 $1,706,171.40 $12,475.00 No None found
Atlanta 497642 3.91 $49,529,651.24 $1,133,309.82 No 1 settlement with compensation totaling $4,900,000.00
Columbus 195418 2.48 $917,152.43 $1,163,461.76 No 1 settlement with compensation totaling $500,000.00
Dunwoody 49466 1.49 $0.00 $0.00 No 1 settlement with compensation totaling $400,000.00
Gainesville 41464 2.64 $56,429.75 $958,700.13 No None found
Savannah 145492 0 $5,331,107.43 $1,097,289.14 No None found
Valdosta 56320 2.86 $1,326,390.36 $0.00 No 1 settlement with policy changes and compensation totaling $350,000.00