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Columbia County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Statistics (October 2012) By Bianca Cain Johnson | Friday, July 25, 2014 Columbia County Crime The Columbia County Sheriff's Office is responsible for law enforcement in the 290 square miles that make up Columbia County, Georgia. Organizational...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/columbia-county-crime
Child pornographer given maximum prison term

...agents and officers of the FBI, Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Richmond County Sheriff's Office and Columbia County Sheriff's Office. This case was prosecuted as part of Project Safe Childhood, a national U.S. Department of Justice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-12/child-pornographer-giv
Racial gap between police, community closing, officials say

...numbers have improved as well. Though the AP reported that black deputies comprised 9.9 percent of the Columbia County Sheriff's Office in 2007 despite blacks being 14.6 percent of the county's population, Capt. Steve Morris said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-13/racial-gap-between-pol
Columbia County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Statistics (October 2012) By Bianca Cain Johnson | Friday, July 25, 2014 Columbia County Crime The Columbia County Sheriff's Office is responsible for law enforcement in the 290 square miles that make up Columbia County, Georgia. Organizational...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/columbia-county-sheriffs-office
Police using military-grade equipment concerns some Augusta-area residents

...equipment since January. Among the items were several Humvees, a boat and a mine-resistant vehicle. The Columbia County Sheriff's Office acquired more than 50 M16 rifles, and the Aiken County Sheriff's Office has a mine-resistant vehicle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-23/police-using-military-
New online investigation system proving successful

...but also things from as far away as Dallas, Texas."News of Richmond County's success spread to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office, which is working with their lawyers to draft a similar ordinance that will go before the commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-24/new-online-investigati
False police reports rare in Augusta

...Far too often we have to deal with false or embellished reports," said Capt. Steve Morris, of the Columbia County Sheriff's Office. "In doing so, valuable resources were needlessly redirected, and these reports cause unnecessary fear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-14/false-police-reports-r
On the Move

...Fargo Home Mortgage for 10 years. He is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and served nine years at the Columbia County Sheriff's office as a narcotics investigator and member of the SWAT team.Education: Bachelor of accounting and sociology...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2014-08-03/move
Funeral set for Martinez man slain outside church

...was set at $200,018, according to Jacksonville jail records. His next court date is Sept. 8.The Columbia County Sheriff's Office still has an active hold on Robinson, but has not yet started the extradition process. As of Sunday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-17/funeral-set-martinez-man-sla
Repairman charged in theft of electricity, meter

...Road where he once operated his business and took a power meter from the vacant building, according to a Columbia County Sheriff's Office incident report. The property manager discovered and reported the theft Monday.The incident was caught...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-18/repairman-charged-thef