138 E Hightower Trail
Social Circle GA 30025
PO Box 310 (USPS)
770-464-2366
770-464-4088 (FAX)
770-464-0310 (Walton County Dispatch
Non-Emergency Number)

911 for All Emergencies
Tip Line 770-464-6936
policechief@socialcirclega.com

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Social Circle Police Department to enhance the quality of life for the people within our community by providing professional, high quality and effective police service in partnership with the community.

Police Department News

  • On Saturday, April 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Social Circle Police Department and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its 17th opportunity in nine years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your pills for disposal to the Social […]

  • The Social Circle Police Department is asking for help from the community! On March 28th and 29th, 2019 between the hours of 11 PM and 2 AM there were eight entering autos reported to authorities. The SCPD is asking for citizens with video surveillance to review their footage during the stated time frame. If you […]

  • The Social Circle Police Department held their inaugural awards banquet, Tuesday, March 12 at Church at the Grove in Social Circle. The program featured the Social Circle High School JROTC presenting the colors, Ms. Olivia Adams singing the National Anthem, Pastor Dwayne Jones giving the invocation and Stephen Lundquist as guest speaker. The awards portion of […]

  • The Social Circle Police Department will hold their next Citizen Police Academy (CPA) starting in April 10, 2019. The CPA will meet one evening a week for five weeks and then one Saturday. This course will give citizens a hands-on look at the daily activities of our police officers. Applicants are required to be twenty-one (21) years of age […]

  • On Friday, May 11, 2018, at approximately 3:10 p.m. the Social Circle Police Department responded to a report of a suspicious person that was near the Social Circle Library.  When officers arrived they spoke with the 11 year old juvenile and mother about the incident. The juvenile stated that she was walking to the library from the […]

  • Walton County has launched a mass notification service that will alert you to potential safety hazards or concerns, such as severe weather, tornadoes, unexpected road closures, missing persons and evacuations of buildings or neighborhoods. You can choose which alerts you want to receive and whether to receive alerts via calls to your home, mobile or business phones, or messages […]

  • It’s tax season and scammers are continuing to prey on people’s fear of the IRS and paying taxes. Citizens are reporting calls coming from Lake Charles, LA from the phone number 337-516-0542 claiming to be with the IRS and demanding payment for taxes that are owed and threatening to send the local police department to […]

  • The Social Circle Police Department will hold their first Citizen Police Academy (CPA) starting in April 3. The CPA will meet one evening a week for five weeks and then one Saturday and will give citizens a hands-on look at the daily activities of our police officers. Applicants are required to be twenty-one (21) years of age and must […]

  • The Social Circle Police Department has announced the date for their next Citizen Firearm Class. Date: Saturday, March 3, 2018 Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Location: Community Room This class is designed for those individuals that want to become familiar with how to properly use a firearm. This course will include classroom and range instruction. This course […]

  • On January 7, 2018 at approximately 1:30am the Social Circle Police Department was dispatched to the 600 block of Meadows Ln Social Circle, Ga in reference to a fight.  Prior to our arrival, Walton County 911 advised that a male subject had been shot multiple times and left the location in a silver car.  Walton […]