Richmond County Crime

Man arrested for stealing lingerie, alcohol

A North Augusta man was arrested Tuesday after attempting to steal lingerie and alcohol from Wal-Mart.

About 9 a.m.,... Read more

Car break-ins reported at Augusta hotel

Police are investigating multiple vehicle break-ins at an Augusta hotel early Wednesday.

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Homicides up in local counties


Richmond County has eclipsed the total of homicides last year with more than three months remaining in ... Read more

5 plead guilty in kidnapping case

Taking the law into their own hands cost two sets of brothers dearly on Monday.

Facing the possibility of life in... Read more

Murder Mystery: 1993 death of Jimmy Harper


Jimmy Harper hadn’t been seen for more than 48 hours.

So on Nov. 30... Read more

Suspect sought after man shot in arm

An Augusta man was shot while riding in a vehicle Sat­ur­day night in Richmond County.

Deputies met with the 21-... Read more



Man charged with exploiting the elderly


A “handyman” is facing charges for exploiting a 92-year-old Augusta woman.

Police were first called to the... Read more

Police investigating gas station robbery


Police are investigating the robbery of a Peach Orchard Road gas station early Thursday.

According to a... Read more

Augusta man robbed of car, money

An Augusta man told police an armed robber took his money and car, which also contained 10 pairs of sneakers.

The victim, 20, told... Read more