Campus Police


Chief's Welcome

Greetings Scholars,

Welcome to Atlanta Technical College. I am your Chief of Police, Twyla Locklear. I am honored to serve as your college campus Police Chief. My department is here to maintain a safe and secure learning environment in which faculty and staff help facilitate student success in preparation for the global workforce.

The Atlanta Technical College Police Department is responsible for maintaining safety and security at the Main Campus in Atlanta and the South Campus in Atlanta through routine patrol efforts, security, and surveillance measures, as well as updated police strategies. The Atlanta Technical College Police Department consists of both full-time and part-time state of Georgia P.O.S.T. certified police officers.

We are working hard to meet the safety needs of our campus community and welcome your feedback. If you should need assistance from the Atlanta Technical College Police Department, please contact us by calling the non-emergency number listed for your campus, or visit us in person at our headquarters, located on the Main Campus at 1560 Metropolitan Parkway, SW, Atlanta, Ga. 30310.


Chief Twyla Locklear

Weapons Policy

The Technical College System of Georgia is committed to providing all employees, students, volunteers, visitors, vendors and contractors a safe and secure workplace and/or academic setting. The possession, carrying, or transportation of a firearm, weapon, or explosive compound/material in or on college buildings or property shall be governed by Georgia state law. All individuals are expected to comply with the related laws. Failure to follow laws pertaining to weapons is considered a violation of the Student Code of Conduct. Relevant Georgia laws to be aware of and compliant with include but may not be limited to: More Information about HB-280 Bill.

Security Office

ATC Public Safety
Campus Police, Security, and Dispatch
Building J

Phone: 404.225.4730
Anonymous Email:

Campus Safety

The Atlanta Technical College campus is patrolled by security personnel 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Should you require assistance, the Security Office is located on the upper level of the Main Academic Building, in the lobby.

Chief of Police
T. Locklear
Phone: 404.225.4017

Administrative Assistant III to Chief of Police
Shaneka Battles
Phone: 404.225.4020

Field Operations Commander
Lt. C. Burks
Phone: 404.225.4020