Important Numbers & Hotlines
For emergency calls 911    
For non-emergency calls 770.513.5700    
Crime Tip Line 770.513.5390    
Quality of Life/Code Enforcement Code Violation Hotline 770.513.5004   Website
AIU Hotline (Tip Line/Hit and Run Accidents) 678.442.5653    
Animal complaints (barking dogs, etc.), report animal cruelty or injured, sick, or vicious animals 770.339.3200   Website
Monday to Friday
8:00am – 4:00pm
Narcotics and Illegal Drugs Tip Line 770.962.6272 Email  
Gang Hotline     770.513.5433    

Reports, Records, & Permits
Additonal Information
File a non-emergency incident report 770.513.5700 E-mail Monday to Friday
6:30am – Midnight
Obtain an incident report 770.513.5000 Email  
Open records request 770.513.5238 Email Open records request form
Open: Monday to Friday,
7:00am – 4:00pm
Permits 678.377.4300   Website
446 West Crogan Street, Suite 200
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
Open: Monday to Thursday, 8:00am – 11:30am and1:00pm – 4:30pm
Friday, 8:00am – 11:30am

Headquarters & Precincts
Email Additional Information
Headquarters 770.513.5000   Website
770 Hi Hope Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30044
Open: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 8:00am – 4:00pm
Tuesday and Thursday, 8:00am – 7:00pm
Chief Butch Ayers 770.513.5000 Email Website
Lyn Alimena, Administrative Assistant to Chief Ayers 770.513.5208 Email Website
North Precinct 678.442.5002
Fax: 770.932.4837
2735 Mall of Georgia Boulevard
Buford, GA 30518
Major Curtis Clemons, North Precinct Commander 678.442.5003 Email Website
Samantha Holterman, North Precinct Administrative Assistant 678.442.5002 Email Website
South Precinct 678.442.5050
Fax: 770.985.3693
2180 Stone Drive
(Off Highway 78)
Lilburn, GA 30047
Major Jesse Jones, South Precinct Commander 678.442.5048 Email Website
Anita Johnson, South Precinct Administrative Assistant 678.442.5047 Email Website
East Precinct 678.442.5600
Fax: 770.338.7438
2273 Alcovy Road
Dacula, GA  30019
Major Bill J. Walsh, East Precinct Commander 678.442.5602 Email Website
Arlene Grey, Administrative Assistant, East Precinct 678.442.5601 Email Website
West Precinct 678.442.6550
Fax: 770.417.2377
6160 Crescent Drive
Norcross, GA 30071
Major Gale M. Higginbotham, West Precinct Commander 678.442.6552 Email Website
Vontressia Davis, Administrative Assistant, West Precinct 678.442.6551 Email Website
Central Precinct 678.442.6500
Fax: 770.495.3901
3125 Satellite Boulevard
Duluth, GA 30096
Major Christa Spradley, Central Precinct Commander 770.495.3900
Ext. 3903
Email Website
Maureen Busacco, Administrative Assistant, Central Precinct 770.495.3900
Ext. 3902
Email Website

Office of the Chief
Email Additional Information
Major E.T. Edkin, Chief of Staff Lieutenant
Lieutenant Mark Fitzpatrick, Research and Planning 770.513.5216 Email Website
Faith McDonald, Administrative Assistant - Chief's Office 770.513.5210 Email Website
Open Records      
Penny Skamalos, Open Records Manager 770.513.5500   Email Open records request form
Open: Monday to Friday,
7:00am – 4:00pm
Public Information      
Corporal Michelle Pihera, Public Information Officer 770.513.5431 (General Public only)   Email Website  
Corporal Deon Washington, Public Information Officer 770.513.5215 (General Public only) Email Website
Professional Standards      
Lieutenant James D. McClure, Professional Standards Commander 770.513.5210 Email Website
Sergeant Troy Tobler, Internal Affairs Supervisor 770.513.5504 Email Website
Angela Jackson, Internal Affairs Staff Assistant 770.513.5500 Email Website
Sergeant Mario Depaoli, Backgrounds Section Supervisor 770.513.5502 Email Website

Special Operations
Additional Information
Special Operations Section 678.442.5600    
Major John T. Strickland, Commander 678.442.5651 Email  
K-9, DUI      
Lieutenant Everette Spellman, Assistant Commander 678.442.5619 Email  
Quality of Life Unit      
Quality of Life/Code Enforcement Code Violation Hotline 770.513.5004   Website
Quality of Life/Code Enforcement Main Number 770.513.5020   Website
Crime Prevention, Crime Free Multi-Housing      
Lieutenant Chris Smith, Assistant Commander 770.513.5008 Email Website
Officer Aaren Dieffenbacher, Crime Prevention Coordinator 770.513.5119 Email Website
Officer Ryan Hood, CPO, North Precinct 678.442.5005 Email Website
Officer Kevin Martinez, CPO, South Precinct 678.442.5032 Email Website
Officer Joseph Brewer, CPO, East Precinct 678.442.5656 Email Website
Officer Shane P. Kelly, CPO, West Precinct 678.442.6572 Email Website
Officer Danielle Gardner, CPO, Central Precinct 678.442.6504 Email Website
Officer Humberto Garcia, Crime Free Multi-Housing Coordinator 770.513.5116 Email Website
Accident Investigation Unit      
Sergeant Stuart Bozeman 678.442.5621 Email  
Sergeant Wesley Barnhart 678.442.5622 Email  
AIU Hotline (Tip Line/Hit and Run Accidents) 678.442.5653    
Lou Gregoire, Manager 770.513.5850 Email  
DUI Task Force      
Sergeant M.J. Blute 678.442.5631 Email  
Sergeant Tim Sage 678.442.5632 Email  
Honor Guard      
Sergeant Collin McClendon 678.442.5040 Email  
K-9 Unit      
Sergeant Brian Doan
Sergeant Botsford Finnegan
Sergeant Scott D. Barrett 678.442.5643 Email  
Red Light Camera      
Officer Steven Kissel 770.513.5580 Email  

Animal Welfare & Enforcement
Additional Information
Animal Welfare & Enforcement Center (Shelter) 770.339.3200.
Fax: 770.339.3235
884 Winder Highway
Lawrenceville, GA 30045

Kennel Hours:
Tuesday to Friday, 11:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday, 11:00am to 4:00pm
Sunday and Monday, Closed

Front Office Hours:
Tuesday to Friday, 8:00am to 5:30pm
Saturday, 11:00am to 4:00pm
Sunday and Monday, Closed

Animal Intake:
Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday,
11:00am to 3:30pm
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, Closed
Chip Moore, Manager   Email Website
Monica Peete, Open Records Requests Only   Email Website
Rescue Officer   Email Website

Criminal Investigations
Additional Information
Major Paul Tucker, Section Commander 770.513.5300 Email Website
Paula Haas, Administrative Assistant 770.513.5300 Email Website

Uniform Division
Additional Information
Lieutenant Roy Smith,Executive Aide to the Division Commander 770. 513.5041 Email Website
Sergeant John Saffen, Aide to the Division Commander/Part Time Job Liaison 770. 513.5820 Email Website
Kathy Wilson, Administrative Assistant, Uniform Division 770. 513.5222 Email Website

Citizens Police Academy
Additional Information
Corporal Jason Ayers 678.226.7758 Email Website

Explorer’s Police Academy
Additional Information
Walter Pollock 770.338.4170
Ext. 5755
Email Website

Other Important Numbers
Additional Information
Battered Women’s Shelter 770.963.9799    
Child Abuse Reporting Line 678.518.5500    
Clerk of Courts 770.822.8100    
Domestic Violence Helpline       800.334.2836    
Drug Abuse Helpline 800.662.4357    
Mental Health Helpline 770.662.4357    
Poison Control Center 404.616.9000    
Rape Crisis Center 770.476.7407    
Recorders Court (Traffic) 770.822.8815    
Suicide Prevention Hotline 800.784.2433    
Gwinnett Fire and Emergency Services Department 678.518.4800