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Sex with teen leads to prison term

...Augusta man learned Monday.Bobby M. Laws Jr., 27, was originally indicted on...Attorney Garon Muller told the judge.Laws, who had no criminal history, pleaded...probation under the First Offender Act.Laws and a second man, 26-year-old Corey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-29/sex-teen-leads-prison-
Cross fined by state campaign finance regulators

...Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross has agreed to pay $2,750 in fines and fees to settle violations of campaign finance laws, according to a consent order signed Friday.According to the order from the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-30/cross-fined-state-campai
Athens agent shot, suspect killed

...investigation with Athens-Clarke County police, according to law enforcement sources.One of two suspects in the drug investigation...conflicting accounts of the ATF agent's injuries, with one law enforcement official saying it was an abdominal wound and another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-01/agent-shot-suspect-killed-at
Plans to use artificial turf at Women's World Cup challenged

...on fake grass amounts to gender discrimination under Canadian law. Their male counterparts have always played the World Cup on...Association and FIFA. Attorneys filed a brief detailing the facts and law in support of the discrimination claim, and also filed a motion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-10-01/plans-use-artificial
Judge denies challenge to death penalty provision

...challenge because a lawyer for Warren Lee Hill did not cite any new law or evidence to support his petition. Hill's lawyer had argued...disabled.The U.S. Supreme Court in May knocked down a Florida law that said any inmate who tests above 70 on an IQ test is not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-01/judge-denies-challenge-death-
Hephzibah woman arrested on charge of operating unlicensed personal care home

...outside to be bathed with a hose.Burns is charged under a new law in Georgia that increased the penalty for first offense of operating...department's Healthcare Facility Regulation worked with local law enforcement, Adult Protective Services and other state agencies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-01/hephzibah-woman-arrest
Across the region

...Timothy Ray Jones Jr. wanted pretrial statements by prosecutors, law enforcement officials and potential witnesses kept from the public...appearance this week was released Wednesday, a day after the State Law Enforcement Division refused to do so.SLED initially told the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-01/across-region
Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Office is charged with law enforcement duties...enforcement of traffic laws and through education...serves the courts, other law enforcement agencies...accordance with the established laws of the United States...Policy and/or Criminal Law and may originate from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/richmond-county-sheriffs-office
Columbia County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Crime The Columbia County Sheriff's Office is responsible for law enforcement in the 290 square miles that make up Columbia...assigned a permanent beat. Consisting of dozens of certified law enforcement officers, the Patrol Division is organized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/columbia-county-sheriffs-office
Clarence Ivey

...lawn mowers in his spare time. Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Gertrude Ivey; three children; and a sister-in-law, Margaret Ivey, Augusta, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home this Thursday evening from 5 until 7. Memorials...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172655669