Fired for Bible study, Ga. jailer says

GAINESVILLE, Ga. - A former deputy says he was fired from his job at the Hall County Jail for ministering to former inmates.

Richmond Sheriff releases promotional video

...The Augusta Tech program supplements the office's only existing means of hiring non-certified officers, hiring them as entry-level jailers."We were losing a lot of great candidates, especially at Fort Gordon," Roundtree said.

Inmate charged with attacking jailer

...Center was charged Tuesday in assaulting a jailer.Dennis Joe Tilley, 23, of Grovetown...after he lunged at and punched a deputy jailer when told to pack his property and move...incident started at about 8 p.m. when the jailer told Tilley to remain on his bunk for...

Inmate sues ex-jailer over milk crate beating

...beaten with a milk crate by a Fulton County jailer while he was handcuffed has sued the county and the jailer in federal court. Breshun Shaw filed the...complaint Tuesday against the county and former jailer Denita Shaw, who was sentenced to serve...

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Charges against jailers unfounded

...assault charges against jailers at the detention center...weekend that two male jailers pushed his face into...of Aiken, accused a jailer of slamming her into...Dan Edwins, a longtime jailer at the detention center...Capt. Edwins said. But jailers carry no weapons and...

Former jailers sentenced in cover up

...Two former Fulton County jailers were sentenced to prison...release.A third ex-jailer, 35-year-old Derontay...what happened because the jailers covered up what happened, Forrester said.The ex-jailers called several witnesses...

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Jailer accused of beating is acquitted

ALBANY, Ga. -- A Dougherty County jailer accused of beating a man unconscious with...tough on him and his family." Two other jailers are slated to go on trial in federal court...are charged with with helping a third jailer, Stephanie Henry, cover up an incident...

No charges to be filed against jailer

...No criminal charges will be filed against the Barnwell County jailer who let a defendant accused of murder temporarily escape in...the county administrator expressing my concern that only one jailer was sent to transport an inmate who was an escape risk, and...

Ex-jailers won't be charged

Three Richmond County jailers who were fired for slipping dollar bills...Strength's decision to fire all the jailers. "I concur with the sheriff in his...occurred after Ms. Thatcher flashed the jailer. Georgia law makes it a crime for a...

Richmond County jailer resigns after arrest

A Richmond County deputy jailer has resigned after being arrested by the Georgia State Patrol over...Doss resigned this morning in lieu of termination. The job as a jailer was Doss' first stint in law enforcement, Young said.