Four DCS Community Supervision Officers Recognized During the 2019 Governor’s Public Safety Award for their Heroic Acts

ATLANTA - Today Governor Brian Kemp announced the recipients of the 2019 Governor's Public Safety Awards (GPSA) at a ceremony in Forsyth recognizing public safety professionals for acts of heroism and for contributions to the profession. 

DCS Provides Hope and Holiday Happiness to Georgia’s Foster Children

ATLANTA -  The Georgia Department of Community Supervision (DCS) is making this holiday season more enjoyable for children in need. Over the past few weeks, DCS employees have donated over 100 toys to support the partnership with the Georgia Division of Family and Children's Services' (DFCS) Secret Santa Program. The toys collected will be provided to 25 children across the state.  Additionally, DCS employees made financial donations that will support an additional nine foster children for a total contribution of 34 deserving children.

Twenty-Three Graduates Join the Ranks as DCS Community Supervision Officers

ATLANTA -  Twenty-three officers are set to graduate from the Basic Community Supervision Officer Training (BCSOT) at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth, Georgia.  The graduation ceremony will begin at 11:00 am on Thursday, November 14, 2019, in the auditorium. The graduation ceremony concludes the eight-week training course. All graduates will be certified as Community Supervision Officers by the Georgia Peace Officer Standards and Training Council (P.O.S.T.).

DCS Appoints District Public Information Officers Across Georgia

Atlanta - The Georgia Department of Community Supervision (DCS) appointed nine District Public Information Officers across the State of Georgia in a ceremony on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center.

DCS Takes a Proactive Approach to Enhance Public Safety During Halloween

ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Community Supervision (DCS) is partnering with other local law enforcement agencies to prepare for this year's Halloween festivities.

DCS ‘Operation Stain Remover’ Yields Successful Results

To detect continued criminal activity and deter future criminal activity, the Georgia Department of Community Supervision (DCS), in conjunction with over 120 State, Federal, and local partners conducted warrant service, 4th Amendment searches, Parole searches, and field interviews with gang offenders, primarily those associated with the Nine Trey Gangster Bloods across the state on Thursday, October 17, 2019.

Operation SWARM: DCS leads joint operation targeting most wanted parole and probation fugitives in the Brunswick Judicial Circuit

ATLANTA -  September 26, 2019 - The Georgia Department of Community Supervision (DCS), partnered with the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office, Jesup Police Department, Screven Police Department, Georgia State Patrol, Georgia Bureau of Investigation, and the US Marshal’s Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 for Operation Swarm to target parolees and probationers that had outstanding warrants in the Brunswick Judicial Circuit. 

Sonja Fillingame elected Board of Community Supervision Chair

The Georgia Department of Community Supervision (DCS) is pleased to welcome Sonja Fillingame as Chair of the Board of Community Supervision. Fillingame was recently voted into the office by her Board of Community Supervision colleagues. Fillingame is the fourth Chair of the Board. 

DCS welcomes newest class of Community Supervision Officers

Fourteen officers are set to graduate from the Basic Community Supervision Officer Training (BCSOT) at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth, Georgia.  The graduation ceremony will begin at 11:00 am on Thursday, September 26, 2019, in the auditorium.

DCS Announces 2019 Award Winners

The Georgia Department of Community Supervision (DCS) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 DCS Awards