GROVETOWN — Three weeks into his new job as Grovetown’s Public Safety director, Gary Jones is wasting little time putting policies and programs in place to address growing pains the Columbia ...
A woman charged with the 2013 death of her toddler could be tried in the next few months.
In an unanimous decision released Thursday, the Georgia Supreme Court denied a motion for reconsideration filed by Sentinel Offender Services.
Plaintiffs in the civil rights lawsuits against Sentinel Offender Services have fired off a counterattack to Sentinel's plea to the Georgia Supreme Court to reconsider.
Richmond County officials say the holiday season puts more people at risk of becoming victims of property crimes, but the numbers tell a different story.
An Augusta promoter arrested last month on theft-related charges over accusations that he hadn't paid his business debts filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy the day after he got out of jail.
A judge denied a writ of habeas corpus for the former Columbia County commissioner, who is in prison despite having his accuser recant her molestation.
Despite few appearances in Augusta media over the past decade, officials say composite sketches remain of among the most powerful tools in both Georgia and South Carolina.
Grovetown officials announced Tuesday that they hired Harlem's police chief to take over the Grovetown Department of Public Safety.
Cameron "Ryan" Paquette, accused of two counts of making terroristic threats, was denied bond Tuesday.
Scott Dean and his family are still waiting on the ruling by a Tattnall County judge on his writ of habeas corpus.
Sex offenders currently on parole will be subjected to increased supervision this Halloween and won't be allowed to participate in holiday events.
A man convicted of sex charges in Columbia County, who then went to prison for child molestation in south Georgia is back behind bars.
Insurance companies say they see an uptick in homeowners claims related to vandalism during Halloween week.
One of the men accused of conspiring to funnel large amounts of methamphetamine from Mexico to the Augusta area was acquitted at trial.
Reports have violent crimes dropped in Richmond and Columbia counties for the second consecutive year in 2013, following a nationwide trend.
A Florida man indicted in the Aug. 14 killing of a Martinez man was extradited to Columbia County on Friday.
Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris said the only thing that stands between Daniel Nelson Robinson and a Columbia County jail cell is a ride from Jacksonville, Fla.
Georgia Supreme Court justices peppered both sides with questions during oral arguments in the legal battle over private probation.
An employee of a Martinez golf and country club was arrested and accused of drug possession at work.