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Deputy Chief of Police

DCLaChance3The Patrol and Training Division is headed by Deputy Chief Jay LaChance.

The Division consists of the following units:

  1. Uniform Patrol
  2. Communications
  3. Animal Warden
  4. Training

Deputy Chief LaChance is responsible for developing and implementing a quality training program for officers. This training program is geared toward preparing the officer to move up in rank with the police department.

The Uniform Patrol Unit consists of four Lieutenants, four Patrol Sergeants, and forty-four Patrol Officers. They patrol the city, enforcing Federal, State, and Local Traffic and Criminal Laws and Ordinances. The Uniform Patrol Unit conduct talks with Schools and Civic Clubs on Law Enforcement issues and safety procedures. They conduct business security checks during and after business hours. 

You can email Deputy Chief LaChance at


Newnan Police

marker 1 Joseph-Hannah Blvd. Newnan, Georgia 30263

phone 770-254-2355

fax 770-254-2346

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