An Augusta woman and her child fled their home Sunday evening as burglars allegedly entered their residence.
The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect accused of stealing a computer and television from an Augusta home.
Crime in Richmond County has declined sharply over the last two years, possibly due to shifts in policing tactics, officials say.
Area coroners say death investigations are among the most emotionally taxing things a person can do. However, the desire to help others through difficult times keeps them going.
Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen confirmed Friday that toxicology reports showed that the tractor-trailer driver of a June fatal accident had been drinking.
An Augusta man was arrested Thursday after he refused to cooperate with police during a traffic stop for a brake light and possible tint violation.
Instead of tickets, drivers in Augusta got a handout on driver safety during multiple traffic operations Thursday.
Sara Anne Newsome, 36, of Holly Road, was seen on camera attempting to steal a four-pack of Pilot pins and ear-stud earrings from the Wal-Mart on Deans Bridge Road.
Police are asking for help finding a man who used a stolen credit card to purchase electronics.
A 6-year-old pupil took a gun to his classes at Bayvale Elementary on Tuesday after "mistaking it for a plaything," school officials said.
An Augusta teenager is in custody after allegedly stealing $1,500 worth of electronics Tuesday from a home on Brussels Street.
A Hephzibah woman faces a charge of murder in the drug-overdose death of a toddler entrusted to her care.
Three men facing charges of murder in unrelated 2014 Augusta homicides were indicted by a Richmond County grand jury Tuesday.
An Augusta man has been charged after striking two pedestrians with his car in a gas station parking lot in December.
Police are seeking a man who broke into an Augusta home early Tuesday while two children were home alone.
Bobbby Martin Law, 56, is being held on charges of felony aggravated assault and possession of a firearm or knife during the commission of a crime.
A Hephzibah man was arrested Sunday after authorities say he was caught masturbating near the toy aisle for the second time in less than a year.
A 29-year-old man is accused of stabbing someone during a failed armed robbery attempt late Saturday, deputies say.
According to an earlier police statement, two of the suspects entered the Southern Bank at 2455 Highway 88 about 10 a.m. and robbed the bank at gunpoint.
Deputies say an Augusta fashion shop was burglarized this week, causing more than $2,500 in damage to the store.