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Three men wanted in Augusta robbery

Deputies are searching for three male suspects in connection with a robbery Wednesday...iPad.If anyone has information regarding the incident, please contact deputy Angela Gates at (706) 821-1088 or the on-call investigator at (706...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-25/three-men-wanted-augus
Richmond County's low crime statistics could be due to low reporting, professor says

...police never respond,' " he said. "We want you to call. That doesn't require me to send a deputy, but I do need the data. It frees up the deputy so that they can break down violent crime, but it also gets us to start plotting for property...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-25/richmond-countys-low-c
Department of Social Services requests 200 more workers to reach caseload goals

COLUMBIA, S.C. - A deputy director at the Department of Social Services says the agency needs 200 more employees to reach goals for worker caseloads.Jessica...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-24/department-social-services-re
Eggs stolen from Augusta business

...business.Approximately 8:42 a.m., deputies responded to PET Dairy at 1805 Gordon...assistant manager Michael Manley told deputies the cases of eggs and an aluminum hand...stolen. According to the report, one deputy noticed a fence surrounding the rear of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-25/eggs-stolen-augusta-bu
Lengthy prison sentence result of flights from police

...Thursday.Michael Christopher Jackson, 38, was loaded with drugs and money during both events, and in the second incident the deputies chasing Jackson believed he fired two gunshots in their direction.Jackson, who must still use a walker because of spinal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-24/lengthy-prison-sentenc
Sky Arrow 600 plane helps Aiken County Sheriff's Office monitor crime from above

...recently but still flies as a reserve deputy, works an on-call rotation with two other pilots ? a deputy and an investigator.The pilots are often...the police scanner, giving out tips to deputies on the ground before they ever arrive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-25/sky-arrow-600-plane-he
Mother tries to conceal newborn's birth

...a baby at the Masonic Temple on Wrightsboro Road.Cierra Y'Kesia Simms, 22, initially told Richmond County Sheriff's deputies about 7 a.m. Wednesday that she had discovered the baby on the ground behind the building on 3201 Wrightsboro Road, wrapped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-23/mother-tries-conceal-n
Mother of newborn left in car to face possible indictment

...All of the windows of the locked Toyota 4-Runner were down an inch or two and the sunroof was fully open, Turner said. Deputy Jacob Green was able to crawl through the sunroof to reach the baby.The infant was taken to the hospital. The physician who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-24/mother-newborn-left-ca
Columbia County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Columbia County into 10 patrol beats, and deputies are assigned a permanent beat. Consisting...lieutenant, staff sergeant, sergeant and 13 deputies. Officers are on duty for twelve-hour...and drug interdiction. Columbia County deputies made a second arrest Thursday in connection...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/columbia-county-sheriffs-office
Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...hours a day, seven days a week and its deputies are the first responders to crimes committed...of Richmond County. Field Operations deputies provide emergency response in...part-time judges and their staffs. Deputies are stationed inside each courtroom...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/richmond-county-sheriffs-office