Gainesville, GA Police

Gainesville, Georgia Police and Jail Information

Gainesville is a city in Hall County, Georgia. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 33.9 square miles (87.7 sq. km). The City of Gainesville had a population of approximately 33,804 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Gainesville, Georgia is Danny Dunagan. Danny Dunagan can be contacted at 770-535-6865 and by email at

Danny Dunagan, Mayor
Gainesville City Mayor’s Office
City of Gainesville
Gainesville City Hall
300 Henry Ward Way, Suite 303,
P.O. Box 2496
Gainesville, Georgia 30501
Phone: 770-535-6865

Gainesville City Mayor

Gainesville, Georgia Jail and Mugshot Information

Violent crime rate in 2018 in Gainesville: 218.8; U.S. Average: 207.3
Violent crime rate in 2017 in Gainesville: 222.8; U.S. Average: 215.2

Facts about crime in Gainesville, Georgia:

  • The overall crime rate in Gainesville is 35% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.52 daily crimes that occur in Gainesville.
  • Gainesville is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Gainesville you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Gainesville has decreased by 13%.

Gainesville, Georgia Police Station Information

Gainesville Police Department

The Gainesville Police Department has 99 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately
25,000 people.

Jay Parrish, Chief of Police
Gainesville Police Department
701 Queen City Parkway, SW
Gainesville, GA 30501
Phone: 770-534-5252
Fax: 770-535-5620

Gainesville Police Dept
Gainesville Police Facebook

Gainesville, Georgia City or County Jail Information

Hall Sheriff Warrants

The location of Warrant Unit is:

Warrants Unit
1700 Barber Road
Gainesville, GA 30507
Phone: 770-531-6907

Hall County Jail Information

Hall County Jail is located in Hall County, Georgia. The jail has an inmate capacity of 1,026. Male and female work release houses 148 beds and the house arrest program manages up to 60 inmates daily. The jail was built in 2007.

The physical location of the Hall County Jail is:

Hall County Jail
1700 Barber Road
Gainesville, GA 30507
Phone: 770-531-6904

Visitations Hours at Hall County Jail:

On-Site Visitation:

Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 8:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. (30-minute onsite video visit per week)
Clergy members:

In Between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. (All Week)

Hall Jail Visitations
Hall Jail Division

Police Records Request in Gainesville, Georgia

We have not found any information about police records on Gainesville Police Department. All Open Records Requests must be submitted to the Records Specialist, who is the designated “Open Records Officer” for the City of Gainesville. You may contact the Records Specialist either via the online form provided below or by contacting at:

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Sheryl Voyles, Records Specialist
City of Gainesville
300 Henry Ward Way, Suite 303
Gainesville, GA 30501
Phone: (770) 535-6864, (770) 535-6865

Gainesville Records Request

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