Across the region

...suspicion of drunken driving in suburban Atlanta. Authorities say Craig Scott was driving about 104 mph on Interstate 20 on Friday night when he was pulled over by a Rockdale County sheriff's deputy. Police say he refused a DUI test.

About 60 beers stolen from Augusta bar

...police say.An anonymous witness who saw the window being broken at The After 3 Club at 1354 12th St. called Richmond County sheriff's deputies about 7:10 a.m., according to the police report.Deputies cleared the building and found six Bud...

Top Stories of 2014: Drug bust led to allegations of steroid use among deputies

A simple drug arrest exploded in October when the suspect gave the Richmond County Sheriff's Office a list of deputies he claimed to have sold anabolic steroids to for a decade.

Carjacking victim found safe in North Augusta

...was found safe at a North Augusta gas station Saturday, officials said. According to a statement from the Aiken County Sheriff's Office, Jessica Dreaden, 21, phoned the department from Gregg's Gas Plus on Jefferson Davis Highway, indicating...

Number of officers feloniously killed in line of duty declining, report shows

...Scotty Richardson and Richmond County sheriff's Deputy J.D. Paugh.Richardson...life.Every time former Richmond County Sheriff Ronnie Strength passes the spot...That's why the Richmond County Sheriff's Office places emphasis on...

Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...18, 2014 Richmond County Crime The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is charged with law enforcement duties...residents of Richmond County and employees of the Richmond County Sheriff?s Office. Services include administrative, human...

Columbia County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Statistics (October 2012) By Bianca Cain Johnson | Wednesday, Sept. 24, 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...

Aiken County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014 By Bianca Cain Johnson | Friday, Sept. 19, 2014 Aiken County Crime The Aiken County Sheriff's Office is responsible for law enforcement outside of communities possessing their own police forces in the 1...

Man sought for taking cigarettes from delivery truck at Food Lion

...been seen taking 65 cartons of cigarettes out of a delivery truck, according to an incident report from the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.The victim ? who drives an 18-wheeler for H.T. Hackney Company ? said he went into Food Lion as...

Carjacking reported in North Augusta

...update on the situation," Aiken County Sheriff's Capt. Eric Abdullah said...back seat.According to an Aiken County sheriff's Office news release, a white...is asked to contact the Aiken County Sheriff's Office at (803) 648-6811...