Dunwoody at a glance
Population by race and Hispanic origin
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Full-time law enforcement staff, Dunwoody Police Department
- 54 Officers
- 12 Civilian staff
Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents
- 1.09 Dunwoody
- 1.6 National average, cities with 50,000 to 99,999 population
- 2.2 National average
These figures reflect the Dunwoody Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.
We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $400,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.
Yadata Osman claims that officers in Dunwoody, Georgia, intentionally ran him over with their car during a chase in 2017. Dunwoody’s insurance carrier will pay Osman $400,000 to settle the lawsuit, while the city and police department did not admit to any wrongdoing.
The injuries Osman sustained after being struck by a Dunwoody Police vehicle resulted in several surgeries and $370,000 in medical bills. Osman was pursued for driving erratically in a parking lot.