Local law enforcement agencies are advising holiday shoppers to beware the naughty if they plan to buy something nice this season, one of the worst times of the year for thefts from vehicles.
Matthew David Curley was arrested Nov. 14 and charged with sexual assault by a teacher.
A Columbia County high school teacher is facing sexual assault charges after confessing to having a sexual relationship with one of his students, officials say.
In a new twist on identity theft, someone made off with nearly a quarter million dollars Don and Abby Evans were due from the sale of their former West Lake home.
A Grovetown man is accused of causing an explosion that set two other men on fire.
Grovetown authorities are searching for two men they say robbed a Grovetown business at gunpoint Monday afternoon.
A judge refused Thursday to modify the probation terms for a former bail bondsman who went to prison for trying to hire a man to harm a neighbor.
A Columbia County school bus driver was released from jail Friday afternoon after lying to authorities, claiming she had been assaulted and robbed in an effort to get more prescription ...
The brother of a man who accused Richmond County sheriff's personnel of illegal steroid use is being allowed to remove an ankle monitor put on him after being charged with making terroristic threats.
A Richmond County sheriff's deputy resigned Wednesday after his arrest in Columbia County that police say involved an altercation with his wife.
A Columbia County sheriff's officer and another driver were injured in a crash that occurred during a chase late Wednesday.
A Richmond County sheriff's incident report suggests a man who died in a convenience store restroom after a traffic stop Thursday may have been trying to regurgitate drugs.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating an officer involved fatal shooting involving a Department of Natural Resources ranger in Grovetown late Sunday.
The state's highest court determined that the murder conviction and sentence imposed on Lacy Aaron Schmidt was fair for the Jan. 31, 2011, slaying of Alana Calahan.
An Augusta woman remains in hospitalized after she was struck by a pickup in Martinez early Thursday.
Phillip Stephen West, 46, is charged with malice murder, felony murder and possession of a knife during the commission of a crime, according to court records released Friday.
Columbia County authorities were looking Thursday for a Marietta, Ga., man accused of stealing a vehicle, then trying to run over a deputy.
There were more weapons-related incidents in Richmond County elementary schools during the 2014-15 school year than at middle or high schools, with the weapons ranging from blunt objects to handguns.
Law enforcement agencies in Georgia and South Carolina have been busy with child exploitation crimes in recent months, but the rise in incidents doesn't necessarily mean there's more crime.
A Grovetown man remained in jail Tuesday after he admitted kicking his baby over the weekend.