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Police standards agency to investigate ex-commissioner Smith

...The Georgia Peace Officer Stan dards and Training Coun cil, which monitors the conduct of nearly 60,000 Georgia law officers and which received a packet of information on Smith last week, opened an investigation into his actions Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-11/police-standards-agency-
South Carolina deputy shot, killed

...more of the officers returned fire as they rescued those who had been hit.As word spread, authorities said the 100 law officers, including a SWAT team, surrounded the apartment. Some residents were evacuated while others were told to stay inside...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-09/south-carolina-deputy-
Storm problems across Georgia

...service that trees were blown down in at least a half-dozen counties across the state.In Bonaire, south of Macon, law officers reported that a tree and live power lines fell onto a vehicle, trapping the occupant after 6 p.m. Thursday. No...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-04/storms-cause-problems-across
Burnettown officer grew up in police family

Mark Warchol is still adjusting to being a part-time law officer after leaving the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for a full-time job at Bridgestone earlier this year.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-13/burnettown-officer-gre
Billboards to aid hunt for woman after beheading

EATONTON, Ga. - Law officers plan to display the photo of 87-year-old Shirley Dermond, who they fear has been abducted, on digital billboards across Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-10/billboards-aid-hunt-woman-aft
Police kill suspect outside Ga. Wal-mart

WOODSTOCK, Ga. - State law officers are investigating after one person was killed in a shooting that involved a police officer in the north Georgia town of Woodstock...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-12/police-shoot-kill-susp
Decapitation mystery: FBI offers reward

...Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills tells The Macon Telegraph that his office might arrange for more reward money.Law officers have used sonar to search under the water in the lake and they've also combed wooded areas near the shore in their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-15/decapitation-mystery-fbi-off
Officer-involved shootings increase in SC

...who was shot and wounded by a deputy as he reached for his cane during a traffic stop was the ninth person shot by a law officer in South Carolina this year, state officials say, bringing the pace of police-involved shootings to more than one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-27/officer-involved-shootings-in
Files are gone, but questions remain

...violations of the state's open records laws?The legal question is especially troubling. Russell was a longtime law officer and a former deputy police chief for Richmond, Va. If laws were broken, it reflects that much more poorly on him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-04/files-are-gone-questi
Home stands 10 years after Abbeville standoff

...Arthur and Rita died behind bars within a week of each other in 2011, while Steven is on death row.It is the only time law officers have ever been killed in the line of duty in the county of 25,000 which was the place where Southern secession was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-07/home-stands-10-years-after-ab