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21st rpogress

Athens-Clarke County Police Department's 21st Century Policing Progress Report

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Police Activity

Activity 20172018 2019 2020
Emergency 9-1-1 Calls for Service108,830107,235
106,987
101,998
 Citations19,26820,012
15,384
8,433
 Arrests4,3343,4693,2622,595

Updated 08/02/2021

Personnel

Ra



Total
 Vacant
White

Black
Hispanic
 
Other RaceMale

Female

 Chief10010010
 Deputy Chief3030
0030
 Captains60420060
 Lieutenants170
12311170
 Sergeants32-131100293
Corporal 2-10200020
Master Police Officer N/A
N/A11010102
 Senior Police OfficersN/A
N/A40
401414
Officer First Class N/A
N/A26650343
Police Officers145-39361032
3912
Non-Sworn Personnel54-1938133011
43
School Crossing Guards14
-1931100212
TOTAL274-882034013419367

Updated 08/02/2021


Crime Rates and Trends

Part 1 20172018 2019 2020
 Murder6
 76
 4
 Rape56
 5360
 47
 Robbery 133 137137
 113
Agg  Assault334326355 459
 Burglary698
661678 605
 Larceny - Total3,2253,5233,526 3,212
 Vehicle Theft234305
242
 339
Total 4,686 5,0125,004
 4,779

Data updated: 08/02/2021 NOTE: Data transitioned from UCR data to NIBRs data


Police Pursuits and Use of Force


 20172018 2019 2020
Police Pursuits40
10
17
22
Total Use of Force264298
283 204
Firearm Presented86
214
105 339
Compliance / Tools23
12
7
 99
Hard Control / Strikes18
07 7
Soft Control / Empty Hands155
365183 147
Impact Weapon130 12
Lethal Force1014*  0
Stop Sticks9
61 5
Taser Presentation
 586641 29
Taser Deployed
 37
39
39 54

*Data reflects total number of officers who used lethal force. In 2019, there were only 6 incidents in which officers used lethal force.
 Data updated: 08/02/2021


Training


 20182019 2020
Total Hours36,775 36,49432,898

Data updated 08/02/2021


Professional Standards


 20172018 2019 2020
Service Complaints423636 21
Policy Violation Complaints1719 19
Criminal Violation Complaints054 2
Use of Force Complaints543 4
Bias-Based Complaints1222 2
 TOTAL COMPLAINTS505464
 48

Data updated 08/02/2021


 Internal Affairs Dispositions 20172018 2019 2020
Unfounded141620 15
Sustained5918 14
Not Sustained467  5
Exonerated312319 14
Open Investigation N/A N/AN/A N/A
 TOTAL545464 48

*An increase in unfounded service complaints was noted due to policy change on how these types of complaints were recorded 

**The yearly totals may not reflect the totals of previously reported numbers due to a review by Internal Affairs correcting the status to reflect final outcomes of completed investigations.
Data updated 08/02/2021

 

Behavior and Discipline

*2017 reported numbers indicate year to date and are not final


 20172018 2019 2020
Suspensions411 2
Demotions000 0
Terminations293 0

Data Updated 08/02/2021