Lyft driver Jerome Booze accused of raping woman on ride home

ATLANTA - Atlanta police say they have arrested a Lyft driver accused of raping a Cobb County woman after she got into his car. ... Full story


Atlanta city executive fired Bettina Gardner after disorderly conduct charge

ATLANTA - Atlanta police say a former deputy director with the mayor Reed's office is off the job, and has been charged with disorderly conduct ... Full story

Spaghetti Junction named worst trucking bottleneck intersection in U.S.

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - The American Transportation Research Institute has named the intersection of I-285 and I-85 in DeKalb County, known to Atlanta natives as ... Full story

Atlanta woman Emma Ebosi's phone stolen, then she's carjacked one minute later

ATLANTA - Atlanta police say they are looking for four suspects who robbed a woman at a Chevron gas station on Northside drive in Northwest ... Full story

Reality star's mom Kimberly Moore possibly kidnapped, home ransacked

DEKALB COUNTY, GA - Police are searching for the mother of an Atlanta reality TV star who was possibly kidnapped from her home in Decatur. ... Full story

Atlanta-filmed Hidden Figures scores best picture nomination at Academy Awards

ATLANTA - The Atlanta-filmed movie "Hidden Figures" has been nominated for an Oscar in the best picture category, the organization announced Tuesday ... Full story

Levi's Call issued for child, woman Gladis Lemus

NORCROSS, GA - The Norcross Police Department has issued a Levi’s Call, Georgia’s Amber Alert for a missing 4-year-old girl who they believe to ... Full story

Police on the hunt for Jermaine Harris accused of causing deputy-involved crash

CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. - Authorities are searching for a man, they say, caused a head-on collision involving a deputy in Clayton County overnight. Jermaine Harris reportedly ... Full story

Suspects Magan Carroll, Carlos Hightower, James Nicholson arrested in Holly Springs Road homicide

PAULDING COUNTY, Ga. -- Sheriff's Deputies say they have arrested three suspects in connection to a Friday morning Holly Springs Road murder. ... Full story

Bibb County woman Tenita Shoats kills husband during argument

BIBB COUNTY, Ga. - Bibb County Sheriff's deputies arrested a woman for fatally shooting her husband during an argument ... Full story

Gwinnett man Davon Jones accused of killing friends captured

GWINNETT COUNTY, GA - Gwinnett County Police say the suspect who shot and killed two friends who were visiting his home Sunday evening has ... Full story

Georgia man Daniel Newman escapes custody caught several hours later

MAYS LANDING, N.J. - New Jersey authorities say a Georgia man who escaped from State Police custody while he was being taken to jail ... Full story

Shooting near Greenbriar Mall leaves three dead

ATLANTA - Police are investigating a shooting near the Greenbriar Mall in southwest Atlanta that left three people dead Sunday morning. Authorities have identified the victims ... Full story

11 dead, 23 injured in Georgia following severe weather

ATLANTA - State emergency management officials say 11 people are dead and 23 are injured after strong storms moved South through Georgia Saturday night, into ... Full story

Paulding County man Ronald Chadwick Morgan shot, killed while riding motorcycle

PAULDING COUNTY, Ga. -- Authorities are investigating after a man was shot and killed while riding his motorcycle in Paulding County early Friday morning. ... Full story

Paulding County man Keith Denmon accused of child exploitation

PAULDING COUNTY, GA - Paulding County authorities said a man is behind bars after being arrested for allegedly trying to solicit an underage girl ... Full story

17 members of the LOE (Loyalty Over Everything) street gang arrested

AUGUSTA, GA - At a press conference held Wednesday afternoon, Sheriff Richard Roundtree, Richmond County District Attorney Ashley Wright and Assistant District Attorney Natalie ... Full story

Atlanta Police seize 6,000 pounds of marijuana, Jose Ibarra arrested

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Police Narcotics Unit seized 208 bales of marijuana in a drug bust on Monday, January 16th, 2017 ... Full story

Bishop Eddie Long dead at age 63

LITHONIA, Ga. - A well-known metro Atlanta pastor has died, according to a statement from his church the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church. ... Full story

Dashcam video shows shooting between man, deputy in Troup County

TROUP COUNTY, GA  - Disturbing dash cam video was released showing a shooting encounter between a deputy and a person the deputy was attempting to ... Full story

Lawrenceville police arrest Christopher Middleton in fatal Walgreens shooting

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. -- Police have arrested a man accused in a fatal shooting in the parking lot of a Walgreens in Lawrenceville. The shooting happened Nov. ... Full story

Dunwoody police arrest Samuel Crenshaw and George Moore for racketeering, pimping

DUNWOODY, Ga. - Dunwoody police say they have broken up an escort service operating out of a local apartment complex off Perimeter Center East in ... Full story

Police: Nurse April Echols arrested, accused of stealing from patients

COBB COUNTY, GA - Police say they arrested a Cobb County nurse after she allegedly made thousands of dollars in fraudulent purchases from patients. ... Full story

Huge flames rip through Peachtree City home

PEACHTREE CITY, GA   - Firefighters say a fire ripped through a Peachtree City home Thursday afternoon causing more than 70 percent damage. The fire which ... Full story

Georgia girl Katelyn Nicole Davis Live-Streams Her Suicide On Facebook

The horrific suicide video of a 12-year-old girl has gone viral - and police say there is nothing they can do to stop it. ... Full story

Officer: 'Black Lives Matter' was written on doughnut box

Krispy Kreme officials issued an apology to the Smyrna Police Department  and said it has launched a full investigation after a blog reported that a ... Full story

Man found shot to death on DeKalb apartment balcony, suspect Joshua Buggs arrested

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - Police say one man is in custody after a shooting that left another man dead Tuesday night at a DeKalb County ... Full story

The moment an armed robber is shot dead by a quick-thinking gun store owner

An armed robber was killed on camera as he tried to hold up a gun store by its 64-year-old owner.  Surveillance footage at Dixie Gun and ... Full story

Over a dozen Good Product Team (GPT) gang members plead guilty to racketeering and gang act

COBB COUNTY, Ga. - After years of investigating, Cobb County District Attorney Vic Reynolds announced that 13 members or people associated with the “Good Product Team” ... Full story

Troup County deputy Michael Hockett shot, suspect in custody

TROUP COUNTY, GA - Troupe County Deputies said they have taken a suspect who shot a deputy on Monday into custody. Authorities said Deputy Michael Hockett ... Full story