Dalton police officer faces child molestation charge

...sheriff's report states. Tolbert wasn't on duty at the time, police spokesman Bruce Frazier told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.The woman's daughter also said she once found Tolbert standing over her and taking pictures of her as she...

Fishermen might head to Cuba soon

...outdoor writers before he died in 2012 at age 97. My friend, Charles Salter, former fishing editor of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, wrote a column about "Uncle Homer," noting that the writer once said that one of his daily exercises was...

Ga. Tech sex attack suspect arrested

...43-year-old John Perry Smith of Bremen, Georgia, was being held in the Fulton County Jail.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Smith was being held on two misdemeanor charges of sexual battery. Jail records do not indicate whether...

Physicians with citations of misconduct hired to treat Georgia inmates

...state prisons were hired to treat inmates despite prior citations for various forms of misconduct, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Sunday.The newspaper reported that four physicians were hired despite failing to diagnose or treat...

Georgia Supreme Court decision on probation causes cancellation of warrants

...requirements, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Thursday.The...released from jail, The Journal-Constitution reported.The decision...probation term had ended.A Journal-Constitution study of probation reports...

More delays for Atlanta streetcar plan

...start carrying passengers this weekend as some had hoped.Streetcar spokeswoman Sharon Gavin tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (http://bit.ly/1Akdyau) that the project still hasn't received final approvals from state and federal...

Georgia Tech female assault reported

...wearing a gray, long-sleeve, button-down shirt with dark-colored lining and gray pants.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports his vehicle is described as a red pickup truck with a black toolbox in the bed.

Across the region

...men died from gunshot wounds, and two other victims were taken to Grady Memorial Hospital. He told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the wounded people were in stable condition late Saturday morning.Atlanta police Capt. Paul Guerrucci...

Ga. woman, 75, found hog tied, dead

...found dead inside her apartment and had been hog tied.Douglasville Police Chief Chris Womack told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Monday night that authorities weren't immediately sure of how the woman had been killed. Investigators say...

Georgia eyes probation reform

...studying Georgia's misdemeanor probation system and is expected to make a slate of recommendations, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Friday."Transparency and oversight are probably the two key catch phrases that are driving what we're...