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Richmond County homicide numbers steady in 2014

...The 85 percent solve rate is even more pleasing considering the staff's manpower. There is only one dedicated homicide investigator, Garrison, and a supervising sergeant, Langford.Garrison said he was amazed recently when he did training...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-06/richmond-county-homici
Richmond County adds homicide investigator

...first time there have been two homicide investigators.Investigator Brandon Beckman is the division's main homicide investigator, but some cases have been reassigned to other investigators to spread out the case load.With just more than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2010-07-22/richmond-county-adds-h
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41-year-old murder case of 24-year-old Paine College professor still unsolved

...It stated there was a suspect, but there was insufficient evidence for prosecution.Current Richmond County homicide investigator Sgt. Paul Godden said the whereabouts of the case file are unknown.In the 1970s, there was no centralized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-21/41-year-old-murder-cas
Several homicide cases remain unsolved

...first six months of 2014, compared with nine at midyear of 2013, and three are unsolved.Sgt. Paul Godden, a homicide investigator for the Richmond County Sheriff's Office, said forensic evidence could be the key they need to solve two of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-11/several-homicide-cases
Edgefield Theatre troupe to stage its first mystery, 'Night Watch'

...the second play he has directed for the Edgefield County Theatre Company.Sam Crouch, of Edgefield, who plays homicide investigator Lt. Walker, said this is a classic "Whodunnit?""We have a very good cast who I believe will deliver it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-02/edgefield-theatre-tro
Bowen makes changes at coroner's office

...on what he wants this office to do to serve the public, and I'm glad to be part of that."Bowen, a former homicide investigator with the Rich mond County Sheriff's Of fice, said trust is important, especially for those who are grieving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-09/bowen-makes-changes-coroners-
Authorities say policing changes fueled homicide drop

...33 homicides. This year, there have been 19 through the weekend, with the latest taking place early Sunday.Homicide investigator Sgt. William Leisey said the Criminal Investigation Division has noticed that people have changed their attitudes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-29/authorities-say-polici
Convicted murderer Reinaldo Rivera files appeal in U.S. District Court in Augusta

...Rivera was convicted and sentenced to death, a tape-recorded interview of him was found in an apartment where homicide investigator Richard Roundtree ? now Richmond County's sheriff ? had lived. It hadn't been entered as evidence and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-09-13/convicted-murderer-rei
No homicides yet in 2002

...paper Tuesday. On it was a message written by homicide Investigator Richard Roundtree: "84 days ... and counting...Sheriff Ronnie Strength is not laying off his lead homicide investigator for lack of work, though. Without a recent homicide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/27/met_341220.shtml
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Man faces murder charge in cousin's beating death

...been charged with murder, accused of beating his cousin to death with a metal rod used to reinforce concrete. Homicide Investigator Tom Johnson said Brian Lorenzo Smoot, 25, killed Donte Safford, 24, during an argument Friday morning. He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/29/met_145561.shtml
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