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Posted on: August 25, 2020

UPDATED Order Declaring Judicial Emergency and Adoption of Best Practices Guidelines - COVID19

UPDATED Order Declaring Judicial Emergency and Adoption of Best Practices Guidelines - COVID19

Please click the underlined link below for the updated judicial order declaring judicial emergency extension and best practices guidelines related to COVID-19.


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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Open Records Request

Records Window

MPD Records office handles Open Records requests and provides copies of incident reports and accident reports to the public. Our Records office remains open to the public but amid concerns surrounding the spread of COVID-19, we are taking extra precaution...

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Posted on: February 28, 2018

MPD Public Meetings, Events and Presentations


Town Hall Meetings

Zone 1: April 30th from 6:30 PM until 8:00 PM at the YELLS facility,  779 Franklin Gateway SE Marietta GA.    

Zone 2: March 18th from 6:00 PM until 7:30 PM at Marietta Fire Station #56; 850 Sawyer Road...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) becomes mandatory

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We have all heard stories about some officer doing something wrong somewhere...please read this article about steps MPD is taking to make EVERYONE safer, even when some level of force is necessary.  The longer full LAW ENFORCEMENT article is atta...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Roadmap To Recovery Info


Roadmap To Recovery – Navigating Behavioral Health Resources
open house event

The Marietta Police Department hosted the first ever "ROADMAP TO RECOVERY" community gathering Tuesday nightSeptember 10, 2019.  The meeting took
place in ...

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Posted on: January 22, 2019

A Safety Message from MPD Chief Dan Flynn

Thief by Any Other Name

A Thief by Any Other Name

It is funny how we get used to catchy phrases that tend to minimize serious issues. Across Metro-Atlanta in 2018, it became common to hear three such phrases that address crimes that are very troublesome to residents; Porch Pirate...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

S.M.I.L.E. Marietta!


DATE: January 7, 2019

Marietta Police Department Announces their new SMILE program

Systems in Marietta Intersecting with Law Enforcement                 Sharp (12%) reduction i...

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Posted on: November 14, 2017



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...


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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Marietta School Safety

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An important message from Chief Dan Flynn regarding School Safety:

The recent upsurge in threats and violence against groups of students, and most specifically against students in a Parkland Florida high school, has been deeply distressing to all of us in ...

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

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


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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