The Department

Chief Burrows

Police Administration

Deputy Chief Michael Burrows
Police Administration provides leadership and support to all police personnel. The primary focus is to strengthen performance of management and practices within the department through the implementation of policies and programs related to crime, disorder, and public safety. Police Administration areas of responsibility include:

Police Headquarters

Additional Departments at Candler Park

Assistant Chief 

Police Operations

Deputy Chief Joseph Dorsey
Police Operations is responsible for the daily delivery of police services in field operations. Police Operations main objective is to preserve life and protect the MARTA system against criminal/terrorist activity and to provide a safe and secure environment for customers and employees throughout the system. Police Operations utilizes M*PACT (MARTA Police Proactively Attacking Crime Trends) to effectively deploy personnel to the areas within the Authority where crime is likely to occur. The assessment of manpower and deployment strategies is a process that takes place daily. Police Operations is also responsible for special events planning. Police Operations areas of responsibility


Additional Operational Departments

Additional Administration Departments




MARTA Police Memorial 

Police Awards

Police Awards