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
Officers per 1000 residents
- 0 Dekalb County
- 2.3 National average
|Amount||Start and end dates||Recipient and description||Awarding agency||CFDA program||Type|
|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|
|DEKALB, COUNTY OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE COLLABORATIVE||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
|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|
|DEKALB, COUNTY OF FISCAL YEAR 2020 JAG||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|
|20||20 @ $138.00||$2,760.00||D||1|
We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $165,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.
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.