Colonel Jacquelyn Carruth

Deputy Chief Jacquelyn Carruth

Colonel Carruth began her career with the City of Duluth Police Department in 1996. Since then, she has worked in nearly every area within the police department, including Administration, Patrol, Community Policing, the Criminal Investigations Division, and Special Operations. She has served as the Deputy Chief since 2014.

For over two decades, Colonel Carruth has been working her way through the ranks while focusing on developing her leadership skills. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from Framingham State College in Massachusetts and a Master of Public Administration Degree from Columbus State University’s Law Enforcement Command College. Colonel Carruth has also attended the Chief’s Executive Training held by the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police. She is a graduate of the 252nd Session of the FBI National Academy. Colonel Carruth also is a graduate of the Georgia International Law Enforcement Exchange Program (GILEE).

Currently, Colonel Carruth serves as the Deputy Chief of Police. Her responsibilities include assisting the Chief of Police in the operation and management of the police department.

Colonel Carruth can be contacted by calling 678-512-3728 or by emailing

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