Dekalb County at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


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Full-time law enforcement staff, Dekalb County Sheriff's Office

  • 422 Officers
  • 203 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • Dekalb County
  • 2.2 National average

Federal grant funding

Data was last updated September 7, 2022


We identified over $9.7M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Dekalb County
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$276,156.00 1/1/2022
12/31/2023
DEKALB, COUNTY OF THE HIDTA PROGRAM REDUCES ILLICIT DRUG SUPPLY BY AIDING FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND TRIBAL LAW ENFORCEMENT. PERFORMANCE IS MEASURED BY DISMANTLING/DISRUPTING DRUG TRAFFICKING AND MONEY LAUNDERING ORGANIZATIONS AND IMPROVING EFFECTIVENESS OF THE INITIATIVES. Executive Office of the President Office of the National Drug Control Policy 95.001 High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program Prime
$276,156.00 1/1/2021
12/31/2022
DEKALB, COUNTY OF THE HIDTA PROGRAM REDUCES ILLICIT DRUG SUPPLY BY AIDING FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND TRIBAL LAW ENFORCEMENT. PERFORMANCE IS MEASURED BY DISMANTLING/DISRUPTING DRUG TRAFFICKING AND MONEY LAUNDERING ORGANIZATIONS AND IMPROVING EFFECTIVENESS OF THE INITIATIVES. Executive Office of the President Office of the National Drug Control Policy 95.001 High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program Prime
$203,241.39 1/1/2020
12/31/2021
DEKALB, COUNTY OF SUPPORT OF INITIATIVES DESIGNED TO IMPLEMENT THE STRATEGY PROPOSED BY THE GRANTEES' GOVERNING HIDTA EXECUTIVE BOARD AND APPROVED BY ONDCP. Executive Office of the President Office of the National Drug Control Policy 95.001 High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program Prime
$224,081.00 10/1/2019
9/30/2023
DEKALB, COUNTY OF FISCAL YEAR 2020 JAG Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime

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Military equipment transfers

Data last updated September 6, 2022


$2.7K value of military equipment has been transferred to the Dekalb County Sheriff's Office

The highest-value stock number reported is RIFLE,7.62 MILLIMETER with 20 items valued at $138.00 each

Recent equipment transfers

Military equipment transfers
Ship date Item and National Stock Number (NSN) Quantity Acquisition value, each Acquisition value, total DEMIL code DEMIL IC
7/18/2000 RIFLE,7.62 MILLIMETER
1005-00-589-1271
20 20 @ $138.00 $2,760.00 D 1

Local police misconduct data, consent decrees, and settlements

Data was last updated January 25, 2022

Settlements

We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $165,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.

Settlements
Year Description Outcome
2009

In 2009, DeKalb County, Georgia agreed to a $165,000 settlement involving police misconduct.

In 2009, DeKalb County, Georgia reached a settlement of $165,000 with a homeless man who claimed that a police officer drove the man to neighboring Rockdale County and ordered him out of the car. When the man refused, a physical altercation ensued between the two. Ultimately, Officer Ronald Jones was charged with kidnapping, aggravated assault, and violating his oath of office.

Compensation
$165,000.00