Contact Information

Police Department
Open Records Manager
Penny Skamalos
Office: 770.513.5238 Monday - Friday, 7:00am to 4:00pm
policeopenrecords@gwinnettcounty.com
Open Records Request Form (PDF)
Open Records Request Form (Online)

Police Department 
Public Information Officer
Corporal Jacob "Jake" Smith 
Office 770.513.5215 (General Public only) Monday - Friday, 11:00am to 7:00pm
pdpio@gwinnettcounty.com

Police Department
Public Information Officer
Corporal Edwin Ritter
Office 770.513.5431 (General Public only) Monday - Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
pdpio@gwinnettcounty.com


Crime Stoppers Website

Making a Police Report

If you are calling and want to make a police report of a crime please dial 770-513-5100. If it's an emergency dial 9-1-1.

File Police Report Online


Reporters and Assignment Desk Editors

Reporters and assignment desk editors are urged to contact the Public Information Office Media line at 770-513-5209 between the hours of 8:00am to 10:00pm or via e-mail pdpio@gwinnettcounty.com. This system relays e-mails to the PIO 24/7. The PIO will provide media contact procedures upon request.

For information specifically related to recent arrests, you can access the Gwinnett County Sheriff's Department's website at www.gwinnettcountysheriff.com, click on "Docket Book" and see current book-in photos and charges.


Open Records Request
The Open Records Unit is a division of Administrative Services available to provide information to the public relating to incidents/accidents that are not considered the initial report.

Initial reports can be obtained from the Records Unit.  Documents requested through open records must be picked up at Police Headquarters.

Police Headquarters:

770 Hi Hope Rd
Lawrenceville, GA, 30043
Open:  Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 4:00pm

All other information included in a report/investigation can only be released through open records and must be requested in writing. All requests will be processed within three business days as specified by Georgia Open Records Act after the request is received. If the information being requested is archived you will be notified of the length of time it will take. Please be advised that certain records are not releasable under Open Records due to cases being Active/Pending Investigation/Pending Prosecution/the nature of a crime or incidents with Juveniles involved.

Requests can be made via e-mail policeopenrecords@gwinnettcounty.com, fax 770.513.5006, or regular mail, P.O. box 602, Lawrenceville, GA, 30046.