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Georgia Sheriff, Deputy Shot by Former Officer Who Had Just Killed His Ex-Wife

February 23, 2015
“Upon their arrival, they found a female who was deceased in the garage. They made entry to see if any other victims were inside. Upon entry, it appears they were ambushed,” GBI Deputy Director of Investigations Rusty Andrews said.

Former Savannah Chief Gets 90 Months in Prison for Gambling, Extortion

February 9, 2015
Former Savannah-Chatham (Ga.) Metropolitan Police Chief Willie Lovett has been sentenced to 90 months (7.5 years) in prison and a $50,000 fine for his part in a federal gambling and extortion case.

Georgia Deputy Killed in Apparent Murder-Suicide

January 7, 2015
Investigators said they became concerned when Cpl. Sam Driskell, a 10-year veteran of the Paulding Sheriff's Office, failed to show up for a court appearance in which he was scheduled to testify. The office sent two deputies to his home.

Georgia Man Killed in Standoff After Shooting at Police, Neighbors

December 22, 2014
As members of the SWAT team approached the house, police said the gunman opened fire again and several rounds hit the SWAT vehicle. At that point, police decided to evacuate the neighborhood and that's when things got intense.

Georgia County Pays Woman $100K to Settle Free Speech Lawsuit Against Police

December 16, 2014
Barnes said she was riding her bike on Austell Road to get butter for her family Easter Sunday when she saw the two officers. She said she cursed at them and flipped them off, and they came after her.

Video: Missing Boy Found Behind False Wall

December 1, 2014
Clayton County, Ga., police rescued a 13-year-old boy, who was reported missing by his mother in 2010, Saturday morning. He was found behind a false wall in his father's home.

Missing Boy Found Behind False Wall

December 1, 2014

Clayton County, Ga., police rescued a 13-year-old boy, who was reported missing by his mother in 2010, Saturday morning. He was found behind a false wall in his father's home. More Here.

Man Gets 105 Years for Shooting Georgia Officer at Traffic Stop

October 14, 2014
James Albert Phillips, 36, was found guilty of 12 charges, including criminal attempt to commit murder, aggravated battery, trafficking in methamphetamine, criminal damage to property, four counts of possession of a firearm during commission of a felony, and four counts of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon,

Georgia Grand Jury Clears SWAT Team in Raid That Injured Toddler, Slams Drug Investigations

October 7, 2014

In their 15-page presentment, the grand jury found no cause for criminal charges against the deputies involved in the botched SWAT raid, but they had plenty to say about the investigation. More Here.

Video: Georgia Grand Jury Clears SWAT Team in Raid That Injured Toddler, Slams "Emergency" Drug Investigations

October 7, 2014
In their 15-page presentment, the grand jury found no cause for criminal charges against the deputies involved in the botched SWAT raid, but they had plenty to say about the investigation.

Video: Cuffed Prisoner Shoots Georgia Officer During Transport

October 3, 2014
Benton somehow got Christy’s .40-caliber Smith & Wesson pistol and shot the officer in the thigh and the wrist before Christy’s partner, Detective Eddie Stubbs, shot and killed the prisoner.

Cuffed Prisoner Shoots Georgia Officer During Transport

October 3, 2014

DeKalb County (Ga.) PD Detectives Phillip Christy and Eddie Stubbs were transporting two robbery suspects when one of the suspects managed to get an officer's gun. That handcuffed suspect then shot Christy twice. More Here.

Georgia Officer Stung 100 Times by Yellow Jacket Swarm

September 25, 2014
The officer and his K-9 pursued a suspect on foot into a wooded area and stepped into a yellow jacket nest. "They were immediately covered by hundreds, if not thousands of yellow jackets," said Brookhaven Police Maj. Brandon Gurley.

2 Georgia Deputies Shot, 1 Dead, in Confrontation with Suicidal Man

September 15, 2014
Monroe County Deputies responded to a report of a suicidal man with a gun when gunfire erupted.

2 Georgia Deputies Shot, 1 Dead, in Confrontation with Suicidal Man

September 15, 2014

Monroe County, Ga., Dep. Michael Norris was shot in his head and a second deputy was wounded in his leg and stomach in an exchange of ginfire with a suicidal man on Saturday. Authorities say the man who fired the shots has been taken into custody but his identity hasn't been released. Norris was pronounced dead Sunday. Read More Here.

Atlanta Officer Charged with Murder After Capture at Airport

September 2, 2014
"He took her to a secluded area to do the crime and then, after killing her, used some kind of fuel to light her body on fire," said Hapeville police Detective Stephen Cushing.

Campus Detective Stabbed, Atlanta Officer Shoots Attacker

August 29, 2014

A Georgia State University detective was stabbed with a butcher knife and his attacker was shot by an Atlanta patrol officer Wednesday. The incident occurred in a downtown Atlanta park. More Here.

Video: Campus Detective Stabbed, Atlanta Officer Shoots Attacker

August 29, 2014
A Georgia State University detective was stabbed with a butcher knife and his attacker was shot by an Atlanta patrol officer Wednesday. The incident occurred in a downtown Atlanta park.

Video: Stolen Georgia Police Car Leads to Pursuit and Crash

August 11, 2014
Cobb County (Ga.) police arrested a woman after they say she stole one of their police cars and led officers on a chase down Interstate 75.

Stolen Georgia Police Car Leads to Pursuit and Crash

August 10, 2014

A woman is in custody after taking a Cobb County Police officer's unit on a joyride down Interstate 75 into Atlanta on Sunday afternoon and causing a major crash that closed the Downtown Connector for hours and sent several people to the hospital including an officer. Read More Here.


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