Atlanta officer accused of letting murder suspect escape

...statement. Williams was suspended without pay and is to have an emergency hearing with Chief George Turner."The Atlanta Police Department takes these allegations very seriously," the agency's statement said. "Chief Turner has always prioritized...

Police say woman fatally shot in Atlanta escaped handcuffs

...officers didn't discover the gun when they took her into custody.Christian had been arrested seven times by the Atlanta Police Department and had escaped from handcuffs once before, Turner said during a news conference. Fulton County Jail records...

Vivian Washington

...attended Georgia Military College. She was a public servant, beginning work in security and with the City of Atlanta Police Department. Vib held numerous retail positions, yet found joy later in life working in the hospice field. Her passion...

Atlanta, police department sued over gay bar raid

ATLANTA - A national gay rights group filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday against the city of Atlanta and the Atlanta Police Department on behalf of 19 people who say they were illegally searched and detained during a late-night raid on a crowded...

Student project shut down Atlanta expressway

...State Police are closely cooperating with the Atlanta Police Department in the removal of all of the cameras."Atlanta Police Department spokeswoman Elizabeth Espy says authorities on...

Across the region

...object found taped to the 14th Street bridge on Monday.GSU officials say campus police are working with the Atlanta Police Department to remove the project's other 17 cameras.In other newsGOV. NIKKI HALEY'S pick to lead South Carolina's...

Reporting by police to face GBI audit

...Friday he had ordered a compliance audit of the Atlanta Police Department's crime reporting procedures. The announcement...the chief of police and the interests of the Atlanta Police Department and Atlanta citizens," Capt. Acangeli said...

Across the Southeast

Atlanta police hunt recruits in Big Easy NEW ORLEANS - The Atlanta Police Department wants more officers who can work in a tough city. They've come to New Orleans to find some. On a recruiting trip this week...

Across Georgia

Police department worker fired in theft ATLANTA - An employee of the Atlanta Police Department has been fired after being accused of using financial information from an officer's bank account to make a $700 online purchase...

Bomb squad at Atlanta airport this morning

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Police Department's bomb squad is investigating a package found in at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Dispatchers say the...

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