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9 fatally shot at historic black church in downtown Charleston

...Authorities have called it a hate crime. Federal officials have opened an investigation.___8:45 a.m.A Justice Department spokesman says federal officials are opening a hate crime investigation into the fatal shooting of nine people at a historic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-18/9-fatally-shot-histori
Wife of Ga. police dispatcher kills self in front of husband

...reports the woman drove to the center Sunday morning to talk to her husband about their impending divorce. Police department spokesman Bruce Frazier says the husband was standing by the truck, talking to the woman sitting in the driver's seat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-01/wife-ga-police-dispatcher-ki
Across Georgia

...credit last year for owning zero-emission vehicles. Officials say the mistake was traced to a data entry error. Department spokesman Nick Genesi said a missing data field in a database caused the error.Genesi said workers are manually re-applying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-03/across-georgia
U.S. Energy Department yet to release environmental document on potential German waste shipments to SRS

...impacts awaits completion. A draft of the environmental assessment could be released "in the near future," department spokesman Jim Giusti said."It should be noted that even after the final (environmental assessment) is complete, it does...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-23/us-energy-department-yet-rele
Lost family found in SC park

...of five has been rescued after getting lost in the Congaree National Park southeast of Columbia.Columbia Fire Department spokesman Brick Lewis told local media that the family had been canoeing in the park Tuesday evening when they got lost and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-23/lost-family-found-sc-park
Atlanta police shoot woman who fired on them from inside cruiser

...investigating whether she had been handcuffed. Her identity wasn't released. The two officers weren't injured, Department spokesman Greg Lyon said.Police are looking for surveillance footage from the area, Schierbaum said. The shooting happened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-30/police-kill-woman-who-
Baltimore looks to Preakness, Orioles to ease civil tension

...might still occur, a sense of uncertainty surrounds the city.Capt. J. Eric Kowalczyk, a Baltimore Police Department spokesman, said he was not aware of any planned demonstrations near Pimlico or at Camden Yards meant to keep Gray's death...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-10/baltimore-looks-preaknes
Police say woman fatally shot in Atlanta escaped handcuffs

...Turner said.Authorities are investigating whether Christian had been patted down before being put in the car, Department spokesman Greg Lyon said. Department policy allows male officers to pat female suspects down by using the backs of their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-01/police-say-woman-fatally-shot
Pardon Our Mess: Litter on Calhoun Expressway

...of Transportation has a contract with Augusta-Richmond County for maintenance, including litter collection, department spokesman Kyle Collins said."Our maintenance engineer just completed his monthly inspection report of the city maintenance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-08/pardon-our-mess-litter-calhou
Across Georgia

...valet parking lots.A 17-year-old boy and a younger teen accused in at least three thefts have been arrested, department spokesman Greg Lyon told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.Lyon says four of five stolen vehicles have been recovered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-30/across-georgia