The Glynn County Police Department is a full service progressive law enforcement agency with a strength of 122 officers. We serve over 80,000 residents, and several thousand visitors, of Glynn County and the Golden Isles of Georgia. The men and women of the Glynn County Police Department strive to provide the best possible law enforcement and public safety quality of life services to our community.
The mission of the Glynn County Police Department is to work in partnership with the community, as well as county, city and state agencies and departments, to support a safe environment and to reduce crime and the fear of crime.
It is our vision to be recognized as a premier police department through the utilization of innovative and progressive policing strategies resulting in a safer community for all to enjoy.
Professionalism — We are proud of our profession and will ensure that our staff is dedicated, highly trained and capable of handling the daily demands of the law enforcement profession.
Openness and Honesty — We are truthful and open in our interactions with each other and with members of our community.
Loyalty — We will show allegiance to ourselves, our department, Glynn County, and our community to ensure the safety of our citizens.
Integrity — We are guided by the fundamental concept of fairness in everything we do in our personal and professional lives.
Community — We foster collaboration between our employees and the community in order to achieve shared goals and objectives.
Esteem — We value ourselves, each other, and all members of our community regardless of age, race, gender, appearance, individual beliefs, or lifestyles, always showing understanding and appreciation for our similarities and our differences.
The number one goal in the County’s Strategic Plan is a “Safe Community”. The Glynn County Police Department has a large role in the County’s effort to ensure that our community is safe for our citizens and visitors. In an effort to meet the objectives for a safe Community that are outlined in the Strategic Plan and to prepare the Department for the growth that is taking place in an expanded population and increased level of visitors a comprehensive operations and management study of the Glynn County Police Department was conducted by the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP). The completed full study and supplement can be viewed at the links below.