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

  • City Welcomes Newest Police Department Member

    Meet Charlie! Social Circle Police Department’s newest member Charlie was excited to meet his new team and especially his new partner, Officer Chad Hunt on Tuesday, October 17, 2017.  Charlie has already joined Office Hunt on his rounds. The pair will complete training together over the next few weeks before Charlie can be fully utilized […]

  • The Social Circle Police Department Graduated Their First Citizen’s Police Academy Class

    The City of Social Circle Police Department held a graduation ceremony and family lunch honoring the first Citizen’s Police Academy graduates on Saturday October 14, 2017. Participants in this program met for six (6) weeks on Tuesday evenings from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the police department’s community room. The classes were a combination […]

  • Citizen Firearm Class Scheduled

    [UPDATE] – The class is full! Please check back for additional dates. The Social Circle Police Department has announced the date for their next Citizen Firearm Class. Date: Saturday, October 21, 2017 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 […]

  • Citizen Police Academy Registration Opens Today

    The Social Circle Police Department will be taking applications for the Citizen Police Academy beginning Monday, July 17, 2017. The last day for registration will be Friday, August 11, 2017. The class is limited to 12 students. The six-week course will start Tuesday, September 5 and end on October 14. Class will be held in […]

  • Anonymous Tips Lead to Arrest

    On Friday, July 14, 2017 at approximately 6:00am, the Social Circle Police Department along with members of the Walton County Sheriff’s Emergency Response Team (SERT) executed a search warrant at 464 Ronthor Drive Social Circle, GA. in reference to a narcotics investigation. The Social Circle Police Department received several anonymous complaints/tips at this address in […]

  • Citizen Firearm Class Scheduled

    The Social Circle Police Department has announced the date for their next Citizen Firearm Class. Date: Saturday, May 20, 2017 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. […]

  • Golf Cart Ordinance Amended

    On January 17, 2017, the Social Circle City Council adopted the amended golf cart ordinance. This ordinance allows motorized carts, aka golf carts, to be operated on city streets with speed limits not to exceed 35 mph. If you own a golf cart and wish to operate it on public roadways, the golf cart must […]

  • Coffee With a Cop

    The Social Circle Police Department will be hosting a Coffee with a Cop each month to give citizens a chance to meet the officers of the Social Circle Police Department. There will be no formal agenda for the meetings, so drop in when you can to discuss concerns, ask questions and get to know your […]

  • Reminder: Calls for Service

    The Social Circle Police Department would like to remind you that calls for service are not dispatched through the Police Department’s main line. Walton County 911 is our dispatch provider. If you need an officer to respond to any emergency situation call 911 immediately. For non-emergencies call Walton County Dispatch at 770-464-0310. You are encouraged […]

  • Social Circle Ranked as 25th on list of 50 Safest Cities in Georgia

    Social Circle was ranked by Safewise, a pioneer in unbiased home security reviews, as the 25th safest city in Georgia. Their 2017 report of The 50 Safest Cities in Georgia, released this week, uses FBI crime report statistics from 2015 and population data to calculate the number of violent crimes and property crimes per 1,000 residents. […]