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Lincoln County Sheriff's Office receives Taser donation

...valued at nearly $2,700, was donated at no cost by the foundation, which was started to honor the Richmond County Sheriff's deputy killed on duty in 2011. It has previously purchased a $5,070 accident recreation software program for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-30/lincoln-county-sheriff
Suns forward P.J. Tucker facing charge of 'extreme' DUI

...arrested a man wanted in the slaying of the aunt of forward Matt Barnes.Officer Michele Gigante says a Sacramento County sheriff's deputy found 51-year-old Michael Williams around 9 a.m. Tuesday.Police say Williams is suspected of fatally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-07-29/suns-forward-pj-tucker-facing
Richmond County sheriff's deputy placed on leave after child uses Taser

A Richmond County sheriff's deputy is on administrative leave after a child handling his department-issued Taser accidentally discharged the weapon, injuring another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-01/richmond-county-sherif
SC deputy charged with running red light, causing wreck

COLUMBIA - A Richland County sheriff's deputy has been charged with running a red light and causing a wreck in Columbia that injured a woman.WIS-TV reported the South Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-29/sc-deputy-charged-runn
Deputy: Freeing child from hot SUV just part of job

...first name for Deputy Mike Rollins.A Richmond County sheriff's deputy says it was a team effort as he and others worked...car."We all did a good job," said Richmond County sheriff's Deputy Jacob Green, who was one of four officers struggling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-20/deputy-freeing-child-h
Deputy returns to duty after being sidelined by injury

...Note: This story incorrectly described Burke County sheriff's Deputy Jay Hollingsworth's family. He has one daughter...more than 18 years in law enforcement, Burke County sheriff's Deputy Jay Hollingsworth has seen his fair share of gunshot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-09/deputy-returns-duty-af
Burnettown officer grew up in police family

...Warchol took his first step in his father's footsteps as a firefighter for North Augusta before becoming an Aiken County sheriff's deputy."He tried for a time to talk me out of it," Warchol said of his father. "There's no money in it and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-13/burnettown-officer-gre
Number of stolen vehicles drops in Richmond County

...estimates only about 54 percent of stolen vehicles are ever returned, Davis' car was returned after a Richmond County sheriff's deputy attempted to stop the vehicle, engaged in a car pursuit and secured the vehicle after it wrecked in a parking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-11/number-stolen-vehicles
Family protests stun-gun death case, demands justice outside courthouse

...year without answers, the family of a man who died after being shocked five times with a stun gun by a Richmond County sheriff's deputy held a protest at the John H. Ruffin Jr. Courthouse Monday to demand justice.George Harvey, 39, went into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-07/family-protests-stun-g
Woman accused of shoplifting sought in Richmond County

...pounds.Anyone with information regarding the incident or the identification of the woman may contact Richmond County sheriff's Deputy Angela Gates at (706) 821-1088 or any on-call investigator at (706) 821-1080.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-26/woman-accused-shoplift