Background and Recruiting Unit

Lieutenant Cherie West
7911 North McDonough Street
Jonesboro, GA. 30236
770-477-3599 (Desk)




Community Affairs FAQs

Please contact The contact the Community Affairs Unit at 770-477-3523.
The Community Affairs Unit is able to provide Handout information that provide resources for the community.
We can request(upon availability and the type of event) our specialized units to assist us with a static display.
The Community Affairs Unit requires a MINIMUM of two weeks in advance for an event appearance.
K9 demonstration are available, but the requests are fulfilled based on the availability of the K9 Unit.
The Clayton County Police Department is working to establish a Positive Youth Development program aimed at positively influencing and mentoring youth in the Clayton County community.
Community Affairs Unit’s Strategy is designed to increase the number of positive contacts between patrol officers and the community. This provides a platform for both police officer and members of the community to dispel pre-conceived notions and forge new relationships.
The Community Affairs Unit develops and oversees programs that involve the community. These include, Crime prevention programs(Neighbor Hood Watch), Citizen Police Academy, Business Academy and many others. Liaisons are assigned to the various Sectors and communities within Clayton County.