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.
A Beech Island man is facing charges after he assaulted a Richmond County man at his home Sunday evening after an argument over a cellphone, police said.
The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is requesting public assistance in locating a male suspect.
Deputies are searching for two men accused of an attempted home invasion in Hephzibah early Saturday.