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Grovetown Mayor Fired From Waynesboro Police Department



Gary Jones, who was ranked as a Major in the Waynesboro Police Department while also serving as the Mayor of Grovetown has been fired from the department.

According to Gary Jones, he was called while on vacation and told that Police Chief Willie Burley and Vice Mayor James Jones wanted to meet w...

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  1. Gary Jones has no agenda other than the protection of the public he serves. Once again he found a need for outside investigation and has been met with contempt by those who choose not to be transparent. The light will disclose any who have been shielded by darkness they created.

  2. Mayor Jones has a proven track record that the community respects. What Chief Burley, who couldn’t be reached for comment, and Vice Mayor James Jones fail to understand is that Mayor Gary Jones has an eye for irregularities, understands the process better now than when he started in Grovetown. Hopefully the elected officials in Waynesboro step up and resolve the errors. I’m glad there’s protection for Major Jones for doing the right thing.

  3. I believe there have been some other evaluations done by an outside consultant for the WPD. It seems those were not acknowledged by the Chief or the City Council. From my understanding, there were other irregularities and abuses found and have been ignored.

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