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Attorney: Georgia officer had time to use nonlethal force against Air Force veteran

...attorney for the late man's family said Wednesday.DeKalb County police officer Robert Olsen shot 26-year-old Anthony...of Investigation is looking into the shooting. DeKalb County police spokeswoman Mekka Parish declined to comment, citing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-03-25/attorney-georgia-officer-had-time-u
Across the region

...Attorney's Office will seek the punishment in the case against 18-year-old Christopher Merritt of Lithonia.DeKalb County police say Merritt shot and killed 19-year-old Marcaysia Dawkins on Nov. 23 while she waited for a Metropolitan Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-03-18/across-region
DeKalb police rescue 2 girls after tip about prostitution

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - DeKalb County police say three people were arrested after officers got a tip two girls were being held and forced into prostitution.Local media report...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-27/dekalb-police-rescue-2
School board member refuses fingerprints

...to a fingerprint and background check done by the DeKalb County Police Department -- not the school district. Jester...made arrangements to have his fingerprints taken by DeKalb County police, though it wasn't clear whether police would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-05/ga-school-board-member-balks
2 cops shot outside Atlanta

...was sought after two police officers were shot in a gun battle Friday morning near the eastern edge of Atlanta.DeKalb County police Capt. Stephen Fore says the suspect was arrested late Friday morning. He did not immediately have details on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-12/2-cops-shot-outside-atlanta
Across the region

...gunned down at a bus stop outside Atlanta.A fugitive squad on Friday took the man into custody without incident, DeKalb County police Capt. Steve Fore said.Police say officers found Marcaysia Dawkins lying on the bench with a gunshot wound at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-29/across-region
Across Georgia

...fatally shot early Friday as he tried to rob a bulldog breeder he had contacted through Craigslist, police say.DeKalb County police have linked the dead man to at least four other cases in which people trying to sell items online were robbed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-30/across-georgia
1 dead, 3 wounded in DeKalb shootings

...gunshot wounds. WSB-TV reports police were investigating the possibility that a robbery led to the gunfire. DeKalb County police Lt. Antonio Catlin said investigators were trying to determine whether the shooting was part of a home-invasion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-29/1-dead-3-wounded-dekalb-shoo
DeKalb cop shoots dog, wounds man

...shot and wounded a man who police say threatened the officer with a gun at an apartment complex near Atlanta.DeKalb County police say the officer had responded to a 911 call Monday night reporting that a woman had been stabbed at the Marquis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-30/dekalb-cop-shoots-dog-wounds
Cops kill DeKalb gunman

...who surrounded his house outside Atlanta and shot at them, vehicles and houses from an upstairs bedroom window.DeKalb County police on Monday identified the gunman as 20-year-old Austin Leake, who was killed after the hours-long standoff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-23/cops-kill-dekalb-gunman