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.

Federal grant funding for Dunwoody

We were unable to locate any federal grant funding for this location based on our standard search parameters. Learn more about the grant programs we are tracking.

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. It is possible that this location has acquired military equipment for policing via other sources or programs.

Local police misconduct data, consent decrees, and settlements

Data last updated January 25, 2022


We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $400,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.

Year Description Outcome

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.