Office of Planning & Preparedness

Office of Planning and Preparedness - DJJ Georgia

The Office of Planning & Preparedness provides leadership to correctional staff in all phases of emergency preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation.  The Office of Planning & Preparedness is DJJ's primary point of contact with the Georgia Emergency Management Homeland Security Agency (GEMHSA).

The Office of Planning & Preparedness oversees Emergency Management, Office of Training, Office of Victim/Volunteer Services and ACA Accreditation.

'Safety & Security' are considered Priority Number One at the Department of Juvenile Justice.  The primary duties of the Office of Planning & Preparedness  are to maintain the safety of DJJ youth and staff and to ensure that staff members remain confident in times of natural or man-made emergencies.


Office of Planning and Preparedness

3408 Covington Highway

Decatur, Georgia 30032


Scott Cagle

Scott Cagle, Director