Fan dies after fall from upper deck at Braves game

...Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees.Lt. Charles Hampton, of the Atlanta Police Department homicide unit, confirmed death hours after the fall in the seventh inning.Hampton said the man was in his...

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...

Braves say they are 'deeply saddened' by fan's death

...upsetting for sure," Rodriguez said. "My prayers go out to his family."Lt. Charles Hampton of the Atlanta Police Department homicide unit said foul play is not suspected at this point. He said no fans were hurt in the 200-level seats...

Killed in fall, Braves fan identified

...on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees.Lt. Charles Hampton of the Atlanta Police Department homicide unit confirmed the death hours after the man fell in the seventh inning. He was pronounced dead at...

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...

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...

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 officer arrested in woman's death

...they couldn't find him, and notified U.S. Customs and Border Protection to watch for Rana at airports.Atlanta Police Department spokesman Carlos Campos said in a statement that the department was "shocked and saddened.""We must allow...

Atlanta to pay $250,000 to settle lawsuit over police candidate with HIV

A man with HIV who said he was denied a position with the police force has reached a $250,000 settlement with the city of Atlanta, his lawyers said Wednesday.