Local delegation to meet with GBI about crime lab complaints

...and some officials say that's unacceptable.To address the problem, local lawmakers are planning to meet with Georgia Bureau of In vestigation officials in mid-June to share their grievances on the slow processing of toxicology reports...

Prosecutor to seek indictment in jail death of Savannah man

...Savannah Morning News.Heap said prosecutors are reviewing more than 500 pages of case materials prepared by the Georgia Bureau of In ves tigation and internal affairs investigators with the sheriff's office.Georgia law requires law enforcement...

Toxicology report returned in death of Cross Creek student

...Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen said Tuesday that an autopsy and subsequent toxicology report conducted by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation found that Dunn, 18, died of "acute psychotic reaction following an unspecified drug intoxication...

Local authorities get assist from GBI in drug disposal

...of drugs collected over the past three years to take to Atlanta to be destroyed.Ten months out of the year, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation allows police agencies to bring 100 pounds of contraband to be destroyed in its gigantic incinerator...

22 arrested in online child sex sting

...molestation, but more charges might be added, authorities said.Debbie Garner, the special agent in charge of the Georgia Bureau of In ves tigation's Child Exploitation and Computer Crimes Unit and commander of the Georgia Internet Crimes Against...

Athens cop faces child sex charge

...county employee takes effect Thursday, according to Greene.The police chief referred the criminal matter to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, which on Tuesday arrested Ward on charges of child molestation, aggravated sexual battery and...

Sheriff fires 9 deputies over man's death at coastal Georgia jail

...Sheriff Al St. Lawrence said the terminations were based on results of an internal investigation as well as one by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation into the Jan. 1 death of Matthew Ajibade, an artist and college student who had been arrested on...

Missing man's body found in lake

...She doesn't suspect foul play, drugs or alcohol to be involved.Byers likely died from drowning complicated by exposure, Garrison said. An autopsy will be performed this week at the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Crime Lab in Atlanta.

Man killed in Norris Lane shooting

...Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen said. He was shot at least once.An autopsy is expected to take place at the Georgia Bureau of In ves ti gation crime lab in Atlanta on Monday, Bowen said.Richmond County sheriff's deputies and emergency...

Gov. Deal signs bills regulating ride-hailing in Georgia

...that no background check, regardless of its thoroughness, is good enough unless drivers are fingerprinted. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation and taxi and limousine associations also have taken that position.Ride-hailing companies are...