APD Zone 6APD Zone 6, Beat 601

Virginia Highland is located in Zone 6. To the north of us is Zone 2. To the northwest is Zone 5 and to the southwest and south is Zone 3. To the east of Zone 6 is Decatur and Unincorporated Dekalb County.

The zone is much larger than the neighborhood of Virginia Highland. It also includes the neighborhoods of Boulevard Heights, Cabbagetown, Candler Park, Druid Hills, East Atlanta, East Lake, Edgewood, Emory Village, Glenwood Park, Grant Park, Inman Park, Little Five Points, Morningside Lenox Park, Old Fourth Ward, Ormewood, Kirkwood, Poncey-Highland, Sweet Auburn, Reynoldstown, Virginia Highland and Woodland Hills.The zone extends all the way south to the grounds of the U.S. Penitentiary on McDonough Blvd.

Zone 6 Headquarters

2025 Hosea L. Williams Dr. S.E.
Atlanta, GA 30317
Main Phone: (404) 546-5700
Investigations Unit: (404) 373-5331

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Beat 601Beat 601

Our beat is #601 which has the same boundaries as the neighborhood of Virginia Highland. It is bounded by the BeltLine to the west, Ponce de Leon Avenue to the south, Briarcliff Road to the east, and Amsterdam Ave. to the north.

There is a minimum of one officer per beat per shift assigned with a patrol car. However, because officers ride alone, our assigned officer might need to race to another nearby beat to provide backup to another officer in a dangerous situation.