Senior Police Officer Kevin Hooks is assigned to the Office of Professional Responsibility. He is responsible for investigating and coordinating the investigations of allegations of misconduct against members of the Athens-Clarke County Police Department. Officer Hooks can be reached at 706-613-3888 ext. 326 or e-mail.
What is Internal Affairs?It is an integral part of the police department, reporting directly to the Chief of Police, which monitors police conduct and investigates citizen complaints. The function is necessary to ensure the department's credibility, trust, and effectiveness as a law enforcement agency in the Athens-Clarke County community. Types of investigations conducted by the internal affairs function
Misconduct Complaint Procedure
How do you file a complaint? If you are dissatisfied with any aspect of police conduct, you can file a complaint. Some complaints, such as rudeness or discourtesy, will normally be handled by the officer's supervisor or unit commander. Complaints deemed to be integrity issues will be handled by the Professional Responsibility Unit.
You can file your complaint by:
How is your complaint handled?