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Man sentenced for crash that paralyzed child

...a blood sample July 4, Turner was traveling south on Horizon South Parkway when his Toyota Camry struck a Ford Escort being driven north by Pedro O. Ra mos. Yarely Velasquez, 5, was left paralyzed from spinal injuries.Homlar said Judge J. Wade Padgett...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-21/man-sentenced-crash-pa
Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...deaths through strict enforcement of traffic laws and through education. Traffic enforcement in Richmond County is now data driven and the Traffic Division will concentrate on specific problem areas within the county where there are high incidents...

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

...deaths through strict enforcement of traffic laws and through education. Traffic enforcement in Richmond County is now data driven and the Traffic Division will concentrate on specific problem areas within the county where there are high incidents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/richmond-county-sheriffs-office
Part of Augusta man's statement to deputy regarding 2013 murder of James Marshall could be inadmissible, judge rules

...Langford testified Tuesday that Lay was considered a witness who agreed to give a statement at the sheriff's office. He was driven there in a patrol car. Langford said that Lay was put in shackles inside a locked interview room.Lay told Langford that he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-19/part-murder-statement-
Garcia quietly producing for GreenJackets in May

...contact and cutting down on strikeouts. He usually bats cleanup in Augusta's lineup, so more contact has resulted in more runs driven in.Garcia's game is built on an easy approach to all aspects. His swing is smooth, balanced and geared for contact with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-19/garcia-quietly-producing
Sheriff's office using message boards to find speed hot spots

...It's part of a department effort to modernize policing, Lamkin said."This is all about the sheriff wanting to have a data-driven police agency," he said.The signs were purchased without traffic enforcement in mind, said Mark Johnson, Augusta's En...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-16/sheriffs-office-using-
Bottom line

...Trayvon Martin, concluding it was in self-defense. An FBI civil-rights probe concluded this year that the shooting was not "driven by racial bias." Cases closed.But run-ins with the law keep opening.On Monday he suffered minor facial injuries after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-13/bottom-line
Teen Ben Rhodes skips high school graduation to focus on Xfinity Series debut

...make his NASCAR Xfinity Series debut on Sunday at Iowa Speedway. Rhodes will drive the No. 88 JR Motorsports car typically driven by Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kevin Harvick in the first stand-alone race of the season for NASCAR's second-tier series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-05-15/teen-ben-rhodes-skips-high
Suits filed in crash that killed GSU nursing students

...was stopped in the right lane of traffic behind a Ford Escape driven by nursing student Abbie DeLoach of Savannah. Clark, Baggett...highway, the suits contended. the suits alleged. The Ford, driven by DeLoach, was also struck from the rear "causing it to be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-13/suits-filed-crash-killed-gsu-nursin
Greenville, SC, man dies in Appling crash

...the path of a northbound dump truck, according to sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.The Barry Tabor Paving Inc. truck ? driven by David Lee Johnson, 58, of Thomson ? hit the Camry on the driver's side and pushed it off the road and into a ditch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-14/greenville-sc-man-dies-appli