Welcome to the Franklin Police Department
The Franklin Police Department is located at 118 Davis Street on the court square in Franklin, GA. It is a modern, well-educated, highly competent department consisting of both sworn and civilian personnel. We value high integrity, the community Policing philosophy and continually strive for excellence in all that we do. We are dedicated to keeping our community safe and believe that community involvement is the key to our success.
About Our Department
Our primary focus is protecting and serving our citizens with the highest possible levels of commitment. As the City of Franklin continues to grow, the department will progress in order to persistently exceed the needs and expectations of our residents, visitors, and employees. Most importantly, the cornerstone of the Franklin Police Department is to continually deliver service with honesty, integrity, respect, teamwork, professionalism, and loyalty.
We are committed to achieving the public's trust by holding ourselves accountable to the highest standards of professionalism and ethics.
We will conduct ourselves in a manner that promotes mutual respect with the community and our peers.
We are committed to conducting ourselves in a manner that brings honor to ourselves, our department, and the community we serve.
The Franklin Police Department is committed to serving the community through the delivery of professional law enforcement services in an unbiased and compassionate manner in order to protect the lives and property of the citizens and improve the quality of life in our community.
The vision of the Franklin Police Department is to be recognized by the community we serve and by our law enforcement peers as the leader of innovative policing and professional excellence.
Chief Kevin Hannah
The men and women of the Franklin Police Department are committed to serving you, our customer. Whether you are visiting, work, or reside in Franklin, you should know that we stand ready to serve. Of course, we cannot do it alone. We need your help in reporting suspicious activity and crime, becoming and remaining involved in your neighborhoods, and sharing information with us to preserve order and safety.
On behalf of the staff of the Franklin Police Department, thank you for working with us to make the City of Franklin a great place to live, work, learn, and play. We welcome your suggestions and comments regarding our services, and we are committed to continuous improvement in our service. If you have any questions or concerns, please visit our facility, or contact me or any other member of my staff at (706) 675-6624.
It is my honor to serve as Chief of Police in the City of Franklin, a vibrant and diverse community with a rich history and an exciting future. Our organization takes pride in providing the highest quality police services to our citizens and businesses. Through collaborative problem solving with the community and aggressive pursuit of criminals, the Franklin Police Department endeavors to keep our community safe and secure.
A community oriented policing philosophy serves a guiding principal for the department. Our department's values emphasize the importance of being leaders in the community and building relationships based on trust. This approach encourages citizen involvement, and allows our team to provide quality services that anticipate and respond to the changing needs of the community. Our tradition of community policing means that we listen to what you have to say. We respond to complaints and seek out long term solutions to neighborhood problems and challenges. Our staff, both sworn and civilian, are well trained, well equipped, and committed to serving our great community.
Emergency Dial: 9-1-1
Non-Emergency Dial: (706) 675-6624
After Hours Dispatch: (706) 675-3328
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