Police

Mission Statement

As employees of the City of Douglas Police Department, our mission is to protect and serve the citizens of Douglas and visitors to our community through police action.

In carrying out this mission we will cooperate as a team to ensure that the citizens of Douglas are afforded the best protection and service we can give them and to establish the Douglas Police Department as the finest in the United States.

Methods of Payment

Payments for citations should be made to the Municipal Court.  For information regarding your citation, please call the Municipal Court office, (912) 260-3614. Most citations can be paid without a court appearance, although there are exceptions such as: 

  • Driving Under the Influence (DUI)
  • Driving While License Suspended
  • Drug Offenses 
  • Theft Offenses  

If you are required to make a court appearance, Municipal Court is held at the Coffee County Sheriff's Department, located at 825 Thompson Drive, Douglas, GA 31535.

For those offenses which may be paid without a court appearance, you may pay several different ways:

  • By mail to City of Douglas Municipal Court, 225 W. Bryan Street, Douglas, GA 31533 - Money order only
  • In person, at the Douglas Police Department, located at 225 W. Bryan Street - Money order or cash
  • Online - Major credit card only

"See Something, Say Something" - Crime Tipline: 912-260-3600See Something, Say Something Tip Line

If you see something, say something....call the anonymous tip line at 912-260-3600 or email us today!

Crime Tips for Homeowners, Businesses & Vehicles

Crime Tips (PDF)

New Applicants for Police & Fire Department - 1st Phase Letter

As a condition of employment with the City of Douglas Public Safety Departments, all certified and non-certified candidates are required to present a sealed Compass Test transcript and participate in a physical agility assessment. The cost of the Compass Test is your responsibility. Please contact Wiregrass Georgia Technical College or the certified testing site of your choice to determine testing dates and times and also let the certified testing facility administrator know you will be required to take the Reading, Writing, and Numerical portions of the test. You must bring the sealed test results with you to the physical agility assessment when notified.

Certified persons may apply year round at the Human Resource Department located at 224 E. Bryan Street.

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