Garden City, GA Police

Garden City, Georgia Police and Jail Information

Garden City is a city in Chatham County, Georgia. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 14.3 square miles (37.1 sq. km). The City of Garden City had a population of approximately 8,778 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Garden City, Georgia is Don Bethune. Don Bethune can be contacted at (912) 966-7777 and by email at

Don Bethune, Mayor
Garden City Mayor’s Office
City of Garden City
Garden City Hall
100 Central Avenue,
Garden City, GA 31405
Phone: (912) 966-7777

Garden City Mayor

Garden City, Georgia Jail and Mugshot Information

Violent crime rate in 2018 in Garden City: 940.4; U.S. Average: 215.2
Violent crime rate in 2017 in Garden City: 719.0;; U.S. Average: 216.3

Facts about crime in Garden City, Georgia:

  • The overall crime rate in Garden City is 30% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.18 daily crimes that occur in Garden City.
  • Garden City is safer than 3% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Garden City you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Garden City has decreased by 48%.

Garden City, Georgia Police Station Information

Garden City Police Department

The Garden City Police Department has 31 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately
12,500 people.

Gilbert C. Ballard, Chief of Police
Garden City Police Department
100 Main St
Garden City, Georgia 31408-1405
Phone: 912-966-7770
Fax: 912-966-7785

Garden Police Dept

Garden City, Georgia City or County Jail Information

Chatham County Detention Center Information

Chatham County Detention Center is located in Chatham County, Georgia. The 2008 average daily population for the Chatham County Detention Center was 1739 inmates. The physical location of the Chatham County
Detention Center is:

Chatham County Detention Center
Chatham County Sheriff’s Office
1050 Carl Griffin Dr
Savannah, Georgia 31405
Phone: (912) 652-7700
Fax: (912) 652-7660

Chatham Detention Visitations
Chatham Detention Center

Police Records Request in Garden City, Georgia

Police records can be obtained from the Records Bureau/Division/Section/Department of the Garden City Police Department during normal business hours. Requests may be made completing the fillable/printable Police Open Records Request form which can be mailed, faxed or delivered in–person.

Garden Records Request

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Garden City Police Department – Records
Attn: Records Clerk
100 Main St
Garden City, Georgia 31408-1405
Phone: 912-966-7770
Fax: 912-966-7785

Garden Open Records

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