Dashcam footage offers glance into fatal North Augusta shooting at jailer's home

An Aiken County jailer arrested in June in the fatal shooting of his wife told police he pointed his newly-purchased M4 assault rifle away from her...

City Ink: VIPs turn out to honor former sheriff Ronnie Strength

...Director Lynn Bailey; State Court Solicitor Kelly McIntyre; former chief jailer Maj. Gene Johnson and his wife, Clerk of Court Elaine Johnson; current chief jailer Robert Leverett; Burke County Sheriff Greg Coursey; Columbia County Sheriff...

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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Jailer accused of beating is acquitted

ALBANY, Ga. -- A Dougherty County jailer accused of beating a man unconscious with a pair of handcuffs...who are not related - are charged with with helping a third jailer, Stephanie Henry, cover up an incident in which Henry allegedly...

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...

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.

Inappropriate talk gets jailer 3 years

...imposed a three-year prison sentence Tuesday on a former deputy jailer who exchanged lurid and suggestive banter with an inmate...harm anyone. Assistant District Attorney Mukti Patel said a jailer could never have an equal relationship with an inmate because...

County to fill jailer posts

...Columbia County Sheriff's Office will begin filling 10 new jailer positions to help secure the county's escape-plagued detention...year," he said. Commissioners voted June 17 to fund 10 new jailer positions from the budget contingency fund at a cost of $270...

Incident means jail for jailer

A Lincoln County sheriff's jailer fought the law during the weekend and lost, landing himself in the Richmond County jail. Theodore Rhoden, 25, a jailer for the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department in Lincolnton, Ga., was arrested Saturday...