Child pornographer given maximum prison term

...Columbia County Sheriff's Office. This case was prosecuted as part of Project Safe Childhood, a national U.S. Department of Justice initiative designed to protect children from online exploitation and abuse.

Commanding general Army Cyber Command at Fort Gordon describes new network at TechNet Augusta conference

...with private technology firms, and the federal departments of justice and homeland security.Speaking before a crowd...military issue. I am working with the federal departments of justice and homeland security," the commander said...

Feds critical of Augusta's Gracewood

...hospitals and into lodgings in the community is a priority for the state, under a settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice.But this summer, media outlets reported that almost 10 percent of the 480 Georgians with developmental disabilities...

Rants & Raves

...TO OBAMA AND THE federal government for grandstanding the situation in Ferguson, Mo. Eric Holder and "his" Department of Justice and the FBI have no business investigating this incident because local law enforcement and the local grand jury...

Running out the clock

...in the months leading up to the 2012 presidential elections.Judicial Watch president Tom Fitton last week said Department of Justice lawyers told U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan the backup system containing the emails "would be too onerous...

Choking businesses

...played red-tape bingo with conservative groups.This time we're talking about their partisan brethren at the Department of Justice who, under the guise of fighting consumer fraud, appear to be directing federal regulators to persecute legal business...

School violence, bullying show decline

The war against bullying isn't over, but statistics collected by the U.S. Department of Justice and released recently by the National Center for Education Statistics indicate the tide may have turned. While the numbers show...

Sky Arrow 600 plane helps Aiken County Sheriff's Office monitor crime from above

The Aiken County Sheriff's Office got the two-seater Sky Arrow 600 from the Department of Justice in 2006 to share with sheriff offices in Richmond and Columbia counties both those two departments eventually opted out.

Report details extent of violence in Georgia prisons

...since 2010, according to a new report by the Southern Center for Human Rights.The center has asked the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate the state's prison system, which the center contends is unable to protect its employees or inmates...

Transfers of disabled out of state-run hospitals into community homes still a problem

...crisis stabilization units and other services. Berry also said that this year, the state achieved compliance with Department of Justice requirements on improving conditions and care in psychiatric hospitals. Jones also referred to a report done by...