Macon Police have a new home in theVillage Green Neighborhood.
Community leaders unveiled a substation in Precinct 4 Wednesday afternoon.
Officials hope the new office will lower crime in what's considered a high risk area.The substation shares space with the Americorp Office rent-free.
Macon City Councilman Mike Cranford says, "The presence of the police down in this community I guarantee you will stop the crime."
The new substation popped up just months after leaders agreed the Village Green area needed more police presence.
Residents in the Village Green Neighborhood say they are thankful for the added police.· Officials say the new substation also reduces the amount of time police will now have to travel to file reports.