Upcoming Georgia – Region III Events

Have questions about Georgia’s new hands-free law that becomes effective July 1? Let APD Officer and NOBLE member Sheldon Herbert tell you! His video on Facebook was posted last week and has gone VIRAL! The video has been viewed over 2.5 million times so far. And notice in the video he is representing NOBLE with his lapel pin! Thank you, Officer Herbert!

HANDS FREE LAW (click here)

SEPTEMBER COMMUNITY SERVICE – If anyone has an idea for a project we can do for September, please let Natalie Ammons know at Natalie.Ammons@gbi.ga.gov



TENTATIVE: Saturday, October 20, 2018 12:00-2:00 pm – Community Service Event (possible Law & Your Community) – location TBA

2:30-3:30 pm – POST Training – Savannah PD Professional Development Center, 3401 Edwin Street 3:45 pm – General Meeting

~5:00 pm – Hospitality/Dinner immediately following the meeting – location TBA

Lodging is still being worked out, but rooms will be available for the nights of Friday, October 19 and Saturday, October 20. The meeting and training is moved to later in the day instead of in the morning in case some of you want to drive down to Savannah on Saturday morning.

More details will be sent out as they become available. Thanks!

GBI Announces the Promotion of Natalie Ammons — CONGRATULATIONS!

Please CLICK HERE to see attached press release detailing the promotion of Natalie Ammons to Public Affairs Deputy Director. She will replace Special Agent in Charge Bahan Rich who is transferring to our Atlanta Office (R10) following the promotion of Inspector Cynthia Adkins. Deputy Director Ammons is a DeKalb County resident.

Have you liked the GA Chapter Facebook page yet? APD Crime Lab Director Candace Walker will be posting Black History Month Facts during February. Have you obtained a “first” in your department? If so, please submit the details with a photo and you may be featured. Send info to cnwalker@atlantaga.gov.

We will also be posting all chapter meeting dates/locations, etc. in the Events section.


You are welcomed and encouraged to send Candace other content that you think may be of interest for consideration, not just this month, but going forward. We’d like to post your photos, whether in your course of normal duty or performing community service. Thank you!

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Friendly reminder that National Dues must be paid by March 31, 2018. To RENEW ONLINE, click here.

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NOBLE GEORGIA CHAPTER 2018 SAVE THE DATES (For listing, CLICK HERE)



PLEASE PUT THE FOLLOWING 2018 CHAPTER AND NATIONAL EVENTS ON YOUR CALENDAR. CHAPTER DATES/LOCATIONS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.



WE WILL ALWAYS CONFIRM THE DATES/LOCATIONS BEFOREHAND.

• JULY 28-AUGUST 1 – NOBLE National Training Conference and Exhibition being held in Hollywood, FL

• AUGUST 18 – DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office

Executive Board Meeting, Training, General Meeting

• SEPTEMBER – Community Service Project – Date/Location TBA

• OCTOBER 20 – Location TBA – Tentative Savannah

Training, General Meeting

• NOVEMBER 15-17 – Annual Chapter Training & Scholarship Program, Location TBA

• DECEMBER 8 – Caring for Others

Executive Board Meeting, General Meeting (Officer Elections), End of Year Celebration