Richmond County Crime

Man fatally shot late Friday

A man was fatally shot late Friday on Dugas Street in Augusta.

Lawaun Jermaine Flournoy, 38,... Read more

Bond denied for trainer accused of raping client

A personal trainer accused of raping an unconscious client was denied bond Friday.

James... Read more

Verdict expected Friday in fatal 2013 hit-and-run


A verdict is expected today for an Augusta man accused of vehicular homicide in the death of a bicyclist more than three years... Read more

Subway employee will not face charges, police say


A Gordon Highway Subway employee who fatally shot an alleged robber at the restaurant while defending her 14-year-old son will... Read more

Bond granted for suspect in teen's death...


A $100,000 bond was set Wednesday for an Augusta man facing murder charges in the shooting of a teen... Read more

Defendant acquitted of top charges at rape trial


From Christopher Davis’ point of view, what happened on July 10, 2015, was... Read more

Sheriff's office warning public of scam

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is warning about a telephone scam in which someone is identifying himself... 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