Sandy Springs Police Reports

Each week Appen Media requests initial incident reports to inform residents about the safety of their community. Sandy Springs is withholding what ...

December 19, 2022
8:00 PM

Each week Appen Media requests initial incident reports to inform residents about the safety of their community. Sandy Springs is withholding what it calls 'narrative reports.' It is the only city Appen Media covers that does this.Without that information, The Crier is unable to report on crime in the city.When Appen requested recent incident reports, the city provided documents containing one to three sentences. When Appen requested year-old incident reports, the city provided additional pages titled 'Reporting Officer Narrative' and 'Case Supplemental Report.