Former Aiken jailer charged in wife's death absent at hearing

AIKEN - Matthew Jor dan Blakley, a former Aiken County jailer arrested in June and charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of his wife, did not appear in an Aiken County courtroom...

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...

Richmond County jailers detail the art of taking mug shots

...1997 to 2006, Rohr baugh was the deputy jailer at the Richmond County Deten tion Center...the bathroom."Rohrbaugh said deputy jailers do allow inmates to have a moment to collect...the mug shot is complete, the deputy jailer prints a colored bracelet to identify...

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...