A person wanted in the April murder of an Augusta man was arrested Thursday, authorities said.
A Hephzibah man accused of endangering two sheriff's officers while attempting to flee a traffic stop was sentenced Thursday to a prison term.
An Augusta man who beat his children and sexually assaulted a girl between the ages of 8 and 11 refused to admit his guilt Thursday, but he did enter a plea that spared the children from testifying at trial.
Five people from outside the Augusta area have been arrested and more are being sought in a credit card cloning scheme that has been affecting Aiken, Richmond and Columbia County residents since May.
Body cameras for the Richmond County Sheriff's Office have been delayed past the initial July 1 date, but by only a few weeks.
The family of the man who died in 2013 after being handcuffed and tased by Richmond County Sheriff's deputies filed a wrongful death lawsuit on Friday against Augusta-Richmond County, Sheriff Richard Roundtree and the two officers involved.
Richmond County marriage licenses and indictments
The New Ellenton Police Department is warning residents of a scam involving people pretending to be with Aiken Electric Cooperative.
The Georgia Supreme Court ruled Monday that an Augusta man was fairly tried and convicted of murder in 2012.
Police are asking the public's help in the search for two men wanted on child molestation charges.