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Murder indictments returned in three 2014 homicides

Three men facing charges of murder in unrelated 2014 Augusta homicides were indicted by a Richmond County grand jury Tuesday.Kenneth Howard, 47, was indicted on charges of murder and burglary in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-14/murder-indictments-ret
Police believe two 1998 homicides could be connected

Five homicides from 1998 remain unsolved in Rich mond County. Two of the deaths, however, happened within 72 hours of each other, and investigators...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-09-06/police-believe-two-199
New map plots Richmond County homicides since 2005

...was an usually high year for homicides in Augusta, with 37. There...arresting 245 suspects in those homicides. Only 21 remain unsolved...with the sheriff's rule on homicide: "Sheriff (Ronnie) Strength...to investigators who work homicides that no one goes home until...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2011-11-19/new-map-plots-richmond
Homicides in Richmond County down as half-year mark approaches

...experiencing its lowest homicide rate in half a decade...May there were six homicides, half of those...Richmond County saw 32 homicides. In 2010, there...has had just one homicide so far. Marina...each of the seven homicides, and at least three...stretch without a homicide in the past five...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-06-08/homicides-richmond-cou
Justifiable homicides on the rise in Georgia

...found that justifiable homicides involving private citizens...certain why justifiable homicides have jumped, but several...killing as a justifiable homicide.From 2003 to 2005, there were 21 justifiable homicides involving private citizens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-05-05/justifiable-homicides-
Number of Richmond County homicides up compared with this time last year

...There have been 10 homicide cases and two deaths...2011, there were five homicides.Capt. Scott Peebles...department sees about two homicides every month, averaging...year.There were 27 homicides last year, a significant...However, in 2010, the homicide totals through March...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-04-11/number-richmond-county
4 of Richmond County's homicides in 2012 remain unsolved

...stated the number of homicides that occurred in...considered justifiable homicide and should not have been included in the homicide listing. As the...Richmond County's 32 homicides in 2012 remain unsolved...Although the number of homicides for 2012 is slightly...Leisey said the homicide solve rate, how...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-12-29/4-richmond-countys-hom
Homicides decline; some still unsolved

...finished 2011 with 10 fewer homicides to investigate than in 2010...the highest number of the 27 homicides, five. One of the cases was...neighborhoods that were the scenes of homicides to pass out flyers while...was drugs."Out of 27 (homicide cases), we are confident...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-01-01/homicides-decline-some
Homicides down sharply from this time last year

...police had investigated 12 homicides. 2012 ended with 32.Though...effect)."This year's only homicide occurred about 2:30 a...to attribute (the drop in homicides) to the guys that are out...Aiken Public Safey's only homicide of the year also just barely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-04-13/homicides-down-sharply
Arrests in 2 homicides

Two men have been arrested in two separate homicides this summer, according to Richmond County sheriff's Capt. Scott Peebles.Another man's charges of first-degree child cruelty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2010-08-26/2-arrested-summer-homi
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