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Bill Westenberger
Chief of Police

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Division Contacts

Department Address:
2539 J O Stephenson Ave
Kennesaw, GA 30144
Emergency: Dial 911

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Internet Crime Resources

Internet related crime has become a very important concern in our continuing mission to prevent and reduce crime. Listed below are several excellent resources to help keep you from becoming a victim of an internet related crime or to assist you if you have been a victim.

Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3): A partnership between the FBI and the National White Collar Crime Center. The IC3 offers prevention information and provides online reporting of internet crime.

Federal Trade Commission: Provides information on a wide variety of consumer crime issues including identity theft and internet related crime. Offers online reporting of identity theft and internet crime.

Georgia Governors Office of Consumer Affairs: Provides information regarding a wide variety of consumer related crimes along with investigation of these crimes.

Anti-Phishing Working Group: Provides information regarding “Phishing” and provides on-line reporting of suspected phishing websites.

Legal Gambling: To learn about legal gambling websites and Law involved in USA.

Report Spam: Spam email can be easily reported by forwarding the email here.

Frequently Asked Questions


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

Come to the Records Unit anytime Monday through Friday from 7 am until 5 pm. Call 770-429-4532 for additional information.

How do I arrange for fingerprinting?

Fingerprinting is done Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8 am to 4 pm. Check in at the Police Lobby. A Staff Officer will be notified and escort the applicant to the print room and 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; Mon/Wed/Fri,  8 am – 4 pm (next day pick up)

How can I report vehicles that are parked illegally?

If vehicles are observed illegally parked on the street or even private property, immediately call 770-422-2505 (police non-emergency) and ask that an officer be dispatched if possible.  No action can be taken to correct the situation unless an officer observes the violation. Cell phone photographs attached to a Kennesaw Support System ticket are not an acceptable substitute.

Does the police department provide a “safe transaction zone” for sales transactions of items initiated online?

Yes, the police department located in City Hall has a large lobby area which is an excellent safe area for transactions. Upon request, a police officer will even stand by.