Contact Kennesaw Police

Bill Westenberger
Chief of Police

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Division Contacts

Department Address:
2539 J O Stephenson Ave
Kennesaw, GA 30144
Phone:
770.422.2505
Fax:
770.429.4537
Emergency: Dial 911

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Crime Statistics

Monthly Crime Stats

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April 2016

Murder: 0
Rape: 0
Robbery: 0
Agg. Assault 3
Burglary: 5
Larceny: 30
Auto Theft: 3
 
Part 1 Crimes 41
Part 1 Crimes YTD 209

 

Yearly Crime Stats

Crime Trend 10 Year

Part 1 Crimes for 2015:

  • There were 614 Part 1 Crimes in 2015,  +69  from 2014.
  • Theft from unlocked vehicles continues to be an issue.

Previous Years Comparison of Part 1 Crimes

Part 1 crimes consist of: Murder, Rape, Robbery, Aggravated Assault, Burglary, Larceny, Auto Theft, and Arson.

Offense 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Murder 0 0 0 1 0
Rape 0 0 0 2 6
Aggravated Assault 12 20 27 25 28
Robbery 6 9 7 9 20
Burglary 120 107 72 75 100
Larceny/Theft 426 373 419 405 426
Auto Theft 25 25 19 28 24
Arson 0 0 0 0 0
Total Part 1 Crimes 593 518 544 545 604

2003: 614 Part 1 Crimes Reported;  2,354 Part 1 Crimes per 100,000 population.

2004: 577 Part 1 Crimes Reported;  2,192 Part 1 Crimes per 100,000 population.

2005: 579 Part 1 Crimes Reported;  2,027 Part 1 Crimes per 100,000 population.

2006: 558 Part 1 Crimes Reported;  1,786 Part 1 Crimes per 100,000 population.

2007: 578 Part 1 Crimes Reported;  1,792 Part 1 Crimes per 100,000 population.

2008: 587 Part 1 Crimes Reported;  1,764 Part 1 Crimes per 100,000 population

2009: 639 Part 1 Crimes Reported;  1,933 Part 1 Crimes Per 100,000 population

2010: 546 Part 1 Crimes Reported; 1,635 Part 1 Crimes Per 100,000 population

2011: 592 Part 1 Crimes Reported: 1,961 Part 1 Crimes Per 100,000 population

2012:  518 Part 1 Crimes Reported: 1,650 Part 1 Crimes Per 100,000 population

2013: 544 Part 1 Crimes Reported: 1,760 Part 1 Crimes Per 100,000 population

2014: 545 Part 1 Crimes Reported: 1,682 Part 1 Crimes Per 100,000 population

Note: To control for population differences and make comparisons between jurisdictions more accurate and meaningful, index crimes are reported at the rate per 100,000 persons.

Part 1 crimes consist of: Murder, Rape, Robbery, Aggravated Assault, Burglary, Larceny, Auto Theft, and Arson.

Frequently Asked Questions

Police

How do I obtain a copy of a police or accident report?

Come to the Records Unit anytime Monday thru Friday from 7am until 6pm. Call 770-429-4532 for additional information.

How do I arrange for fingerprinting?

Fingerprinting is done Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 9 AM to 3 PM and Tuesday from 9 AM to noon. Check in at the Police Lobby. A Staff Officer will be notified and escort the applicant to the print room and the back to the lobby.

Does the Police Department offer GCIC background checks and alcohol pouring permits?

Yes.  You must have a Georgia photo ID and work permit if not a US citizen. In addtion, you must have no felony convictions within the last 5 years and no current alcohol/drug probation. Omitting any arrests regardless of disposition will disqualify you for 6 months. Two or more alcohol/drug convictions within the last five years will result in denial.

GCIC background checks  $15 cash; 9 am – 3 pm  M-F (next day pick up)

Alcohol Pouring Permits
$25 (new); $15 (renewals) cash; 9 am – 3 pm M, W-F; Tue 9 am – noon (next day pick up)