Contact Information

Police Department
Open Records Administrator
Penny Skamalos
Office: 770.513.5238
Hours: Monday to Friday, 7:00am to 4:00pm
Open Records Request Form (PDF)
Open Records Request Form (Online)

Police Department 
Public Information Officer
Corporal Deon Washington 
Office 770.513.5209 (General Public only)
Hours: Monday to Friday, 11:00am to 7:00pm

Police Department
Public Information Officer
Corporal Michele Pihera
Office 770.513.5431 (General Public only)
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm

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 This system relays emails 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 Office's website at, click on "Docket Book" and see current book-in photos and charges.

Open Records Request
The Open Records Unit is a division of the Office of the Chief 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 can be picked up at Police Headquarters, received via email, regular mail and fax.

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 email at, by fax at 770.513.5006, or by regular mail at P.O. box 602, Lawrenceville, GA, 30046. Attention Open Records.