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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-27/dekalb-police-rescue-2
Snowfall possible in Georgia

...Washington.The snow is expected to start Monday morning. Forecasters expect to see rain Tuesday as temperatures warm.DeKalb County and Atlanta will open temporary warming shelters over the weekend.In South Carolina, a red flag fire alert warning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-14/snowfall-possible-georgia
DeKalb official pleads to bribery

ATLANTA - Federal prosecutors say a former member of DeKalb County's zoning board has pleaded guilty to bribery. Authorities said in a statement that 42-year-old Jeremy Clark of Lithonia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-20/dekalb-officials-pleads-brib
Gov. Nathan Deal seeks backing for school takeover plan

...progress but could use financial help from the state, which cut millions from education spending as the recession hit.DeKalb County Schools Superintendent Michael Thurmond said the 26 local schools on the list are among his district's highest percentage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-15/gov-nathan-deal-seeks-ba
Man seeks access to his GBI file

...prosecutor was being unreasonable about the 'still pending' aspect."Evans did appeal to a Superior Court judge in DeKalb County. A GBI agent testified that the file information about Evans cannot be released because it is directly related to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-07/man-seeks-access-his-g
Across Georgia

...was 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

...been killed in a shooting that wounded three others in DeKalb County, just outside Atlanta. Police say the gunfire happened...the possibility that a robbery led to the gunfire. DeKalb County police Lt. Antonio Catlin said investigators were trying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-29/1-dead-3-wounded-dekalb-shoo
American Civil Liberaties Union lawsuit accuses DeKalb County of targeting the poor with court fine collection practices

...on behalf of Kevin Thompson, a DeKalb County man who was jailed after he was...said. "What's happening in DeKalb County is a top-down, debt collection...Choudhury said. The ACLU singled out DeKalb County because it has collected more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-29/amercian-civil-liberit
Holdup suspect shot at fast-food restaurant

...Local media report the man told police he was sitting in his car outside a Sonic restaurant on Flat Shoals Parkway in DeKalb County Sunday night when a group of men walked up to his car. A man with a gun demanded money. Police say the man in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-19/hldup-suspect-shot-fast-food
Georgia man convicted in killing outside preschool argues his conviction should be reversed

...of the affair and portrayal of Neuman as a stalker "cut straight to the heart of his sole defense," Key added.DeKalb County prosecutors rejected those arguments in their response to Neuman's appeal, arguing that Andrea Sneiderman's testimony...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-17/georgia-man-convicted-