The Atlanta Police Department (APD) has responsibilities including uniform patrol operations, criminal investigations, 911 communications, community-based programs, property code enforcement, and regulation of vehicles for hire.

Budget Overview

The total proposed operating budget for the Police Department is $306,272,412. This is an increase of $11,450,257 (+3.7%) from the previous year. The number of authorized positions (jobs) is proposed to increase from 2,707 to 2,809 (+3.8%).

FY2025 Proposed Budget Book – Atlanta Police Department

Budget Briefing

The department had its FY2025 budget briefing on Tuesday, May 7, 2024, at 9:30am.

Budget Briefing: Atlanta Police Department – 05/07/24

Committee of Purview

The Atlanta City Council’s Public Safety & Legal Administration Committee has jurisdiction over the Police Department.

Public Safety & Legal Administration Committee