Friday, April 12, 2013
Harris says he is returning to DeKalb Police headquarters in a new role.
Major Brian Harris, Commander of the Tucker Precinct, has announced that today, Friday, is his last day on the job. "I am moving back to the Special Operations Division and will be replaced by Major Pat White effective April 13," he said in a statement released Friday morning. Harris said that White "is an outstanding leader who will do Tucker Precinct a great job as the new commander." "I have enjoyed working with everyone over the last two years and will still have Tucker Precinct in my heart," Harris said. "I will look forward in supporting Tucker Precinct will all the assets the DeKalb County Police has at their disposal from Special Operations." Local figures were quick to comment on Harris' move in an email thread. Judge C.J. Becker …
Wednesday, August 1, 2012
DeKalb's crime map suddenly re-appeared Thursday morning.
UPDATE 10:52 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 2. As of this morning, Crimemapping.com is displaying incidents reported in DeKalb County. The service had been unavailble since July 12. Original article: The DeKalb County Police Department should have its online crime map back up by next week, a police spokeswoman said Monday. The department has been upgrading its police reporting system this month, and, as a consequence, its account with CrimeMapping.com has been inactive since July 12. The service allows residents to see where and when crimes occur on an interactive, online map of the county. Several nearby jurisdiction are also visible. Spokeswoman Mekka Parish initially said in mid-July the map would be back up by last Monday. But officers were given…
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
A look at reported police activity in the Tucker area from May 15-22. The information in the blotter was obtained from crimemapping.com for the DeKalb PD. This does not indicate a conviction.
May 22: Motor Vehicle Theft was reported in the 2500 block of Shallowford Rd. at 12:55 a.m. May 21: Damage To Private Property was reported in the 4100 block of Presidential Parkway at 12:10 a.m. May 21: Vehicle Break In/Theft was reported in the 3300 block of Chamblee Tucker Rd. at 12:10 a.m. Description: Articles Taken From Vehicle May 21: Vehicle Break In/Theft was reported in the 3500 block of Chamblee Tucker Rd. at 12:45 a.m. May 21: Stealing was reported in the 4200 block of LaVista Rd. at 10:33 p.m. May 21: Damage To Commercial Property was reported in the 4200 block of LaVista Rd. at midnight. May 21: Vehicle Break In/Theft was reported in the 1400 block of Crescent Walk at 1 a.m. Description: Articles Taken From Vehicle …
Friday, August 5, 2011
The day's top headlines for Friday, August 5, 2011
Welcome Back to School, Kids. DeKalb Police Demonstrate New Law Enforcement Simulator. Atlanta Firefighters Rescue Man From Burning Home in Historic Neighborhood. Hundreds Rally in Support of Atlanta Public Schools.