Police

Command Staff

Background

The Brunswick Police Department strives to be an innovative and progressive organization in order to meet the changing demands of the city. The department keeps the city safe through education, community partnerships, and community oriented policing.

Chief of Police

Kevin Jones was sworn in as the Chief of Brunswick Police on March 12, 2015. He began his career with the department in 1995 as a patrol officer.  He has extensive experience in various divisions within the department including Criminal Investigations, Support Services, Marine Patrol, and Honor Guard. During tenure with the Brunswick Police Department, Chief Jones has served in various roles such as detective, S.W.A.T. team commander, hostage negotiator, Internal Affairs Officer, marine patrol, and Honor Guard. Chief Jones is a Georgia P.O.S.T. certified General Instructor and Firearms Instructor. Thanks to his interest in history, Chief Jones has worked to preserve departmental artifacts and has been instrumental in ensuring that the final resting places of the department's fallen officers are cared for and are remembered by the community. Chief Jones was the recipient of the "Act of Heroism" award from the Georgia Chiefs of Police Association in 2002 and has received two lifesaving awards. 

Mission, Vision, Values

 

Mission

To provide quality law enforcement services using proactive enforcement, community partnerships, problem solving and technology which creates a safe, secure and desirable living and working environment for the citizens, visitors and business community of Brunswick, Georgia.

Vision

The City of Brunswick Police Department will strive to be a premier agency noted for professional law enforcement, community policing, and innovative crime fighting.

Values

In support of our Vision, the following principles will guide our day-to-day behavior and decision-making. We will be:

  • Ethical
  • Respectful
  • Professional
  • Community-Oriented
  • Performance Driven