Purse Snatching Safety Tips

On Monday, November 26th, Dunwoody officers responded to two reports of purse snatching in the food court at Perimeter Mall. In one case, the victim and her friend were having lunch when the suspect approached their table and snatched her purse from the table. In a second incident, a female was sitting outside of the […]

Note from Dunwoody Police about Car Break-Ins

On this past Thursday evening (10/25) into the early hours of Friday morning, officers began to receive multiple reports of vehicles being entered in residential neighborhoods in the northern part of the city. The suspects entered the vehicles by pulling on door handles to see which vehicles were left unlocked. Many of the unlocked vehicles […]

Are there any registered sex offenders in your neighborhood?

I’ve been getting lots of emails about a “new” registered sex offender moving into a Dunwoody neighborhood where several of my friends reside.   Neighbors are rightfully concerned and doing all sorts of background checks on this newly nearby resident, notifying schools, and warning their children.  Rather than singling out this one guy, I decided it […]

Shooting victim in Brookhaven club incident dies

The shooting victim in the July 8 robbery and shooting just outside a private club in historic Brookhaven following a wedding reception there has died, and the Atlanta Police Department is upgrading the charges against the suspect to include murder.  Continue at MDJ Online

Scam Alert from Chamblee

From the Dunwoody Police: Chamblee PD stated they had the scam below happen today.  Soliciting in Dunwoody w/o a permit is illegal.  I suggest only hiring people after checking references and some independent research. “Today I was advised of a scam that occurred in the Gainsborough subdivision(Chamblee Dunwoody Rd near 285). A Chevy Silverado green/ […]

Message from Dunwoody Police

We wanted to keep you up to date with some recent crime that has occurred in the city and similar to surrounding jurisdictions.  Below are a list of residential burglaries and catalytic converter thefts. Burglaries– suspects are usually forcing entry to a rear door, most likely after getting no response when knocking at the front […]

Be on the lookout for suspicious Green GMC Van

Submitted by MC: My daughter and a friend were running this afternoon and were followed and approached by a 60 old man in a green GMC van. He got out of his vehicle and approached the girls. They were smart enough to run up to a women in her garage in Austin Glen. She let […]