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Police
Mission Statement
Chief Gary Casteloes
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Chief Gary Casteloes
Chief of Police

225 W. Bryan Street
Douglas, GA  31533

Ph: (912) 384-2222
Fx: (912) 384-7779
Emergency Ph: 9-1-1

Hours
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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
Most citations can be paid without a court appearance, although there are exceptions such as:
  • Driving under the influence
  • Driving while license suspended
  • Drug offenses
  • Theft offenses

For those offenses which may be paid without a court appearance, you may pay several different ways:
  • By mail - Money order or cash   
  • In person - Money order or cash
  • Online - Major credit card only

DOUGLAS POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFERS CITIZEN POLICE ACADEMY COURSE
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The Douglas Police Department will be conducting a Citizen Police Academy course starting August 13th, 2015 at the Douglas Police Department. The course lasts eight (8) weeks and a light meal and refreshments will be provided. The course will cover numerous areas and is designed to introduce and inform citizens of the role of Law Enforcement in the community and familiarize them with some of the applications of law.

“In the hopes to offer our community a better insight to our day to day operations, we are happy to offer these classes for the citizens of Douglas and Coffee County,” says Police Chief Gary Casteloes.  “The Citizen Police Academy will be an educational experience for everyone who participates.”

The class hours will be from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM every Thursday night beginning August 13th through September 24th. The last day of the Academy will be an all-day event on   Saturday October 3rd. The last day of training will include firearms training at the Douglas Firearms Training Facility.  Some of the topics covered will be: Police Dept. Structure, Crime Scene Processing, Family Violence, Juvenile law, Gangs, Evidence Procedures,  Patrol Operations, COP, Use of Force, Firearms Training, Internal Affairs, Complaint process, Disciplinary process, and participants will conduct a ride along with an Officer during the course. 

You do not have to be a resident of Douglas to attend this course. It is open to all citizens over 18 years of age.  Class maximum will be 20 participants; minimum will be 12.  Registration deadline is August 06, 2015.  Registration forms are available from the Douglas Police Department or contact Commander Bart McCulloch at (912) 384-2222 Ext. 3616 or e-mail at




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

CRIME TIPS for Homeowners, Businesses and Vehicles
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NEW APPLICANTS FOR POLICE AND 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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