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GA Officers Kick in Door, Rescue Man from Burning Home

GA Officers Kick in Door, Rescue Man from Burning Home

Several officers pulled the man out. It's unclear if the man was conscious at the time, but officials said they treated the man until the DeKalb County Fire Rescue Department and paramedics arrived.

March 10, 2022

Atlanta City Council Wants Officers to Run Blue Lights on Night Patrol

“I drafted this legislation to increase police visibility, to deter criminals from illegal acts, make it easier to spot a cop in a crisis and to decrease potential bad interactions between police and citizens,” Councilman Antonio Lewis, who represents a Southside district, said in a statement.

February 23, 2022

Documented Gang Member Shoots Atlanta Officer 6 Times

Documented Gang Member Shoots Atlanta Officer 6 Times

“The Atlanta Police Department will not be deterred. This today only reinforces why we took the oath and why we are here. So every gang member should know if you are committing crimes in this city, we’re going to come and we’re going to arrest you and we’re going to bring you before court,” Schierbaum added.

February 8, 2022

GA Trailside Dead Body Report Yields Life-Sized Female Doll

GA Trailside Dead Body Report Yields Life-Sized Female Doll

“Initial responding deputies observed what appeared to be the body of a deceased female wearing white socks. Our crack team of investigators arrived on scene, along with Deputy Matthew Dennis, who quickly recognized the body to actually be a life-sized doll, complete with accessories,” Reese wrote in the post.

February 8, 2022

GA Veteran Officer Dies On-Duty from Medical Emergency

GA Veteran Officer Dies On-Duty from Medical Emergency

“The joy and pride he found in leading his men and women was infectious, and there was nothing he would not do or give of himself to see them succeed. His presence is irreplaceable, and his memory unforgettable. Lieutenant, rest easy. We have the watch from here,” the statement added.

February 4, 2022

GA Legislators File Bill to Exempt Officers from State Income Tax

The single-page bill, which has been assigned to the House Ways & Means committee, calls for full exemption of the state's income tax payments for law enforcement officers charged with “enforcing criminal laws and exercising the power of arrest...”

February 1, 2022

Suspect in Shooting of GA Deputies Captured After 5-Day Manhunt

Suspect in Shooting of GA Deputies Captured After 5-Day Manhunt

The suspect is accused of firing on three deputies Tuesday morning in Ochlocknee, the sheriff’s office said at the time. Two of the deputies were struck by the gunfire. One of them was protected by a ballistic vest while the other was hit under the vest and sustained a gunshot wound

January 17, 2022

2 Georgia Deputies Shot, Blue Alert Issued for Suspect
Georgia Officer and Two Women Killed at Domestic, Suspect Dead
GA Deputies Wounded, Suspect Killed After Manhunt

GA Deputies Wounded, Suspect Killed After Manhunt

DeKalb County Sheriff Melody Maddox said law enforcement officers from multiple agencies pursued 38-year-old Edward Allen Gatling to a wooded area near the initial incident Wednesday afternoon. Gatling was killed in a shootout.

December 1, 2021

5 Georgia Officers Indicted for Murder Over 2019 Arrest Death

Henry County police officers Robert Butera and Quinton Phillips and Hampton officers Mason Lewis, Marcus Stroud and Gregory Bowlden are charged with malice murder, felony murder, aggravated assault and violation of oath by public officer.

November 26, 2021

Savannah Renames Street to Honor City's First Black Officer

Savannah Renames Street to Honor City's First Black Officer

Lt. John White is the last living member of the Original Nine black police officers who integrated the Savannah Police Department back in 1947. The 97-year-old was the first of the group to be sworn in, also making him the first Black law enforcement officer to be sworn in in Georgia.

November 19, 2021

Atlanta Officers Pull Man Through Window of Car Engulfed in Flames
Man Wanted for Killing GA Officer Kills Self Before Capture
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