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Jackson County man Marty Rogers charged after dog tests positive for meth

Jackson County man Marty Rogers charged after dog tests positive for meth

A Jackson County man is facing animal cruelty charges after his dog tested positive for methamphetamine. Investigators said Marty Rogers took his small terrier-mix named

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Police: Athens woman Haley Hill dies after former boyfriend shot her during rampage

Police: Athens woman Haley Hill dies after former boyfriend shot her during rampage

Authorities say a woman has died after she was shot by her former boyfriend during a rampage in northeast Georgia. Oglethorpe County Sheriff Mike Smith says

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Student Christopher Starks dies after shooting on Savannah State campus

Student Christopher Starks dies after shooting on Savannah State campus

Police say a student at Savannah State University died from gunshot wounds after a shooting on campus Thursday night. According to school officials, Christopher Starks, a

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Atlanta man Willie Kirkpatrick shot, killed in barber shop parking lot

Atlanta man Willie Kirkpatrick shot, killed in barber shop parking lot

Atlanta police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead in the parking lot of a barber shop early Thursday morning. Police say they responded

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HIV positive man Jason Alexander Young charged with reckless conduct

HIV positive man Jason Alexander Young charged with reckless conduct

Deputies say Jason Alexander Young, 34, acted without caution even though he was well aware of the consequences of sleeping with local women and not

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Marietta soccer coach Mike Shaner arrested in child porn sweep

Marietta soccer coach Mike Shaner arrested in child porn sweep

A longtime soccer coach who often supervises young girls is behind bars after he was swept up in a child pornography sweep. Acworth police say information

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UGA student Robert Williams arrested for stabbing man with broken beer bottle

UGA student Robert Williams arrested for stabbing man with broken beer bottle

Athens-Clarke County police arrested a University of Georgia student who they say stabbed another student with a broken beer bottle at an Athens bar around

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Deputies Arrest Matthew Yandow for String of Burglaries in Cherokee County

Deputies Arrest Matthew Yandow for String of Burglaries in Cherokee County

Cherokee County deputies believe they've tracked down the man behind as many as seven home burglaries in the Springwater Place subdivision. Detectives searched 20-year-old Matthew Yandow’s

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‘Potty peeping’ Cobb homeowner William Cushen to serve 2 years in prison

‘Potty peeping’ Cobb homeowner William Cushen to serve 2 years in prison

A Cobb County man told a judge he is “absolutely guilty” of secretly recording people while they used the guest bathroom in his home. William Randolph

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Police: newborn baby girl found abandoned outside Atlanta home

Police: newborn baby girl found abandoned outside Atlanta home

A newborn baby was found abandoned in southwest Atlanta on Monday.  Investigators said the girl, who is just hours old, was discovered on Harlan Road outside

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Officer Says He Had to Threaten City Official Darryl Ferguson with Taser during a Traffic Stop

Officer Says He Had to Threaten City Official Darryl Ferguson with Taser during a Traffic Stop

Attorney Darryl Ferguson helps administer the law, but during one recent traffic incident, the city solicitor wound up on the wrong side of the law. Atlanta

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Woodstock Man Giovanni Calleja Arrested after Videotaping Woman at Gym

Woodstock Man Giovanni Calleja Arrested after Videotaping Woman at Gym

A Woodstock man has been arrested after police said he videotaped women as they undressed at a local fitness center. Police said 25-year-old Giovanni Calleja

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Mike Lash shot by gunman who knocked on door claiming to have a flat tire

Mike Lash shot by gunman who knocked on door claiming to have a flat tire

An Atlanta couple have told of the terrifying moment four men pretending to have had car troubles burst into their home and robbed them at

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Oglethorpe man Ryan Edgar Arnold accused of shooting pregnant woman, hijacking log truck

Oglethorpe man Ryan Edgar Arnold accused of shooting pregnant woman, hijacking log truck

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating a rolling gun battle along roads in an east Georgia county that sent three people to the hospital. GBI

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Clayton woman Shanell Turner sentenced for crash that killed mother of 8

Clayton woman Shanell Turner sentenced for crash that killed mother of 8

The family of a mother of eight killed in a car crash says they were forced to relive the nightmare when a defendant decided to

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Paulding school accountant Julie Taylor accused of stealing money to buy boat

Paulding school accountant Julie Taylor accused of stealing money to buy boat

A Paulding County school system accountant is accused of stealing $25,000 and using it to buy a boat, the Sheriff’s Office said Monday. Julie A. Taylor,

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Former Floyd County deputy Barry Sutton killed in suicide bomber attack

Former Floyd County deputy Barry Sutton killed in suicide bomber attack

The Floyd County Sheriff's Office has confirmed one of their former deputies was killed in Afghanistan. The Sheriff's Office says former Deputy Barry Sutton was in

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Attorney claims police falsely arrested client Elizabeth Butler who appeared on 'Cops'

Attorney claims police falsely arrested client Elizabeth Butler who appeared on 'Cops'

A Georgia woman has filed a lawsuit, claiming a police officer faked her drug arrest on a national TV show.   She accuses the officer

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Atheist group demands Georgia universities get rid of sports chaplains

Atheist group demands Georgia universities get rid of sports chaplains

An atheist group is targeting two Georgia schools with demands they abolish the position of sports chaplain. The group wants UGA and Georgia Tech to replace

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Parents upset when school gets $500K video screen yet gym has no AC

Parents upset when school gets $500K video screen yet gym has no AC

Norcross High School in Georgia is in the spotlight after the unveiling of a new $500,000 video scoreboard built for the school's football stadium, one

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Young mom Claynesia Ringer killed across the street from her own home

Young mom Claynesia Ringer killed across the street from her own home

Loved ones can't understand why 21-year-old Claynesia Ringer was shot in the head overnight while sitting in a car parked in front of her neighbor's

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Nicholson Mayor Ronnie Maxwell Arrested, Charged With Theft

Nicholson Mayor Ronnie Maxwell Arrested, Charged With Theft

Nicholson Mayor, Ronnie Maxwell, turned himself in to GBI agents at the Jackson County Jail Wednesday morning on theft charges. A local news TV reporter broke

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Fired Athens-Clarke Co. officer Jonathan Fraser facing charges

Fired Athens-Clarke Co. officer Jonathan Fraser facing charges

An Athens-Clarke County police officer was caught on camera beating a University of Georgia student. That officer is now out of job and charged with

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Possible plague case in Georgia

Possible plague case in Georgia

State and federal health officials are investigating a possible case of plague in a person who may have been infected while hiking in California. Testing is

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Retired 4-star general William J Livsey jailed in Fayetteville over Chinese takeout

Retired 4-star general William J Livsey jailed in Fayetteville over Chinese takeout

A retired four-star general was out on bond Tuesday after being taken to the Fayette County jail over the weekend for allegedly ordering Chinese food

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Mysterious crosswalk appears at dangerous intersection

Mysterious crosswalk appears at dangerous intersection

The City of Atlanta says someone painted crosswalks in a busy intersection, but they actually made it even more dangerous. The city says whoever did this

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Two former police officers Howard Weems, Marcus Eberhart charged in Taser death of handcuffed man Gregory Lewis Towns Jr.

Two former police officers Howard Weems, Marcus Eberhart charged in Taser death of handcuffed man Gregory Lewis Towns Jr.

Two former East Point police officers were indicted Tuesday on charges that they murdered a 24-year-old father by repeatedly using their Tasers on him while

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Claxton man Demere NeSmith arrested for child molestation allegations

Claxton man Demere NeSmith arrested for child molestation allegations

Demere NeSmith was arrested for child molestation allegations. On Monday, June 29 the Evans County Sheriff’s Department requested the Georgia Bureau of Investigation to investigate allegations

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Police charge Richard Calvert, Brandi Wheeler, and Belinda Hick with child abuse

Police charge Richard Calvert, Brandi Wheeler, and Belinda Hick with child abuse

Some disturbing allegations of child cruelty in Floyd County as three people were charged after police say they denied five children of food. According to investigators,

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Smyrna man Aric Keck, girlfriend Jacqueline Tabb charged for intentionally leaving 6-year-old in the car

Smyrna man Aric Keck, girlfriend Jacqueline Tabb charged for intentionally leaving 6-year-old in the car

A Smyrna father and his girlfriend are facing charges after police say they intentionally left his 6-year-old son alone in a car for nearly 40

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