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Posted on: January 10, 2018

Major Joe Duvall selected to be the Dallas Georgia Chief of Police!

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Major Joe Duvall is wrapping up his 31 year career with the Marietta Police Department. On January 9th, 2018, Dallas Georgia Mayor Boyd Austin, Jr and the Dallas City Council selected Joe Duvall to become their new Chief of Police.  Joe will take...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

Early Detection of Opioid Addiction

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Opioid addiction often begins in an innocent way with someone being legitimately treated for pain resulting from an illness or injury but when their prescription ends their body still desires opioids, pushing them to seek opioids by any means possible.

If ...

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Posted on: January 2, 2018

Public Safety in 2018 - Tips from the Marietta Police Department

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Public Safety in 2018

Tips from the Marietta Police Department

As we embark on a new year, the Marietta Police Department (MPD) continues to strive to make our community as safe as we can possibly be. While our crime rates are at a historic low and the City...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Ever wonder what happens at the police department behind closed doors?

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Come meet the people behind the badge!

Ever wonder what happens at the police department behind closed doors? Have you ever wondered what it's like to be a police officer? The January citizens police academy is open for registration. Space is limited. Regi...

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

What should YOU do if you found yourself in an active shooting incident?

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Can law enforcement and other first-responders completely protect us from immediate harm all the time?   What does the term first responder imply?  It implies something has already occurred and they are responding to it. What do you do i...

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

LOCK TAKE HIDE

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Were you aware that 1.2 BILLION (Billion with a B) dollars worth of personal property is taken from vehicles each year across the United States alone?

1.85 MILLION auto thefts and vehicle break-ins occur each year across the United States...

The LOCK TAKE H...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Elder Abuse Information

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As children we look to our PARENTS and ELDERS for advice and care.  As our parents age, it becomes OUR responsibility to make sure they are taken care of.

Do YOU know what warning signs of Elder Abuse look like?? 

The Marietta Police Depar...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Chief Flynn chosen as GACP Chief of Year for 2017

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The Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police (GACP) Summer Conference was held in Savannah Georgia late July 2017.  On Tuesday night, July 25, 2017 GACP Executive Director Frank Rotondo and GACP President Billy Grogan announced the Chief Flynn was...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Letter from Chief Flynn regarding the ongoing Opioid Epidemic

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The Opioid Epidemic Grows 

By Chief Dan Flynn

Sadly, the opioid drug epidemic is spreading across America and it is increasing at an alarming rate. Originally fueled by the emergence of pill mills which sharplyincreased the illegal supply of opiate...

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