#ATLSB53 Practice makes perfect. As we prepare for Superbowl 53, we are training our officers on the ground and in the air. Atlanta's Aviation Unit spent all day Friday training with Fulton Co. PD, Clayton Co. PD, Gwinnett Co. PD, Georgia State Patrol and DeKalb Co PD aviation units and their tactical flight officers. Working together to make SB53 a great event for all.
JOIN THE ELITE APD: The Atlanta Police Department is hiring for police officers. We invite anyone interested in a law enforcement career with a competitive compensation package to meet with us on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 7 p.m. at the City of Atlanta Public Safety Headquarters. (226 Peachtree St. SW) For more information click here: https://bit.ly/2T4rhle #AtlantaPolice #APDProud #WeLoveATL #MySafeATL
#ATLSB53 events are happening from Jan. 26 to Feb. 3, but some roads will start closing Monday, Jan. 21 and remain closed until Thursday, Feb. 7. Look at the maps below for road closures and detours to prepare ahead. You may notice more traffic than usual if you work or live in Downtown Atlanta so we encourage the use of MARTA or rideshare services to get around. Visit the official Atlanta Super Bowl website at https://buff.ly/2FBSoRN for more information.
FYI: The 2019 MLK March and Rally is Monday, Jan. 21 at 1:45 p.m. The event begins at Peachtree Street and Baker Street. Road closures will go into effect starting at 11:45 a.m. Look at the route map for details and make sure to plan accordingly. Roads are expected to reopen by 4:30 p.m. This year marks the 90th birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the 33rd anniversary of the national holiday in Dr. King’s honor. For more information visit bit.ly/2TUnCGL. #MLKDay #MLK90 #WeLoveATL
SEEKING SUSPECT: The Atlanta Police Department needs your help to identify a suspect involved in a business robbery at 1217 Metropolitan Pkwy. On December 16, 2018, around 8 p.m., Zone 3 Officers responded to the Subway restaurant and were advised by a store employee that a male wearing a red jacket came into the restaurant with a gun demanding money. The employee attempted to fight the suspect. Ultimately, the suspect was able to grab an empty cash register drawer and flee the scene. We are asking anyone who may recognize the suspect or has any information on this incident to contact Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta. Information on this case or this suspect can be submitted anonymously to the Crime Stoppers Atlanta tip line at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or online at www.StopCrimeATL.com. Persons do not have to give their name or any identifying information to be eligible for the reward of up to $2,000 for the arrest and indictment of the suspect. #CrimeStoppers #Atlanta
Thanks to the Atlanta Police Department for adding an Animal Cruelty Officer to the force. Much needed job!
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