Atlanta at a glance
Population by race and Hispanic origin
Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations
Full-time law enforcement staff, Atlanta Police Department
- 1,548 Officers
- 467 Civilian staff
Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents
- 3.01 Atlanta
- 2.3 National average, cities with 250,000+ population
- 2.2 National average
These figures reflect the Atlanta Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.
|Amount||Start and end dates||Recipient and description||Awarding agency||CFDA program||Type|
|ATLANTA, CITY OF JAG 2021 ATLANTA: 15 FULLY EQUIPPED UNMARKED PATROL CARS; FULTON COUNTY: UNMARKED PATROL CAR, BALLISTIC ARMOR, CENTENNIAL BADGES, LAPTOPS||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
|ATLANTA, CITY OF JAG 2020 ATLANTA||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
|ATLANTA, CITY OF FY 19 BODY WORN CAMERA PROGRAM||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.835 Body Worn Camera Policy and Implementation||Prime|
|ATLANTA, CITY OF JAG 2019ATLANTA: MARKED PATROL CARSFULTON COUNTY : JUNIOR D.A./LEGAL LIVES PROGRAMS; PORTABLE RADIO UPGRADE; BALLISTIC VEST/CANINE CAMERA; SERVICE PROVIDER DATABASE/SUPPLIES.||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
Recent equipment transfers
|Ship date||Item and National Stock Number (NSN)||Quantity||Acquisition value, each||Acquisition value, total||DEMIL code||DEMIL IC|
|24||24 @ $469.00||$11,256.00||D||1|
|150||150 @ $16.17||$2,425.50||D||1|
|8/17/2017||ADAPTER RAIL,WEAPON MOUNTED
|24||24 @ $85.63||$2,055.12||D||7|
|1||1 @ $98,144.00||$98,144.00||Q||3|
We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $4,900,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.
In 2010, Atlanta paid $4.9 million to the family of a woman killed during an illegal raid; the city also spent nearly $4 million in legal settlements involving the police department from 2015 to 2018.
In 2010, the City of Atlanta paid the family of Kathryn Johnston—a 92-year-old woman who was killed during an illegal raid of her home—a $4.9 million settlement. A local news source also determined that Atlanta paid out nearly $4 million in 22 legal settlements involving the Atlanta Police Department from 2015 to 2018.